15 December 2012

  • The U.N. Budget will be subject to last minute negotiations until the closing date of this year's session. A last minute bargain is expected -- as usual.

  • The U.N. Compound in New York will be having additional construction repairs caused by the Hurricane before a final staff return. Last minute hassles expected -- as usual.

  • Most everyone is ready to prepare for the Holiday season. Last minute delays are expected -- as usual.