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Cablegate: Burundi to Support Harmonized Conditions of Service

P 161302Z DEC 08
FM AMEMBASSY BUJUMBURA
TO SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 1259
INFO RWANDA COLLECTIVE
AMEMBASSY LONDON
AMEMBASSY PARIS
USMISSION USUN NEW YORK

UNCLAS BUJUMBURA 000647


DEPT FOR AF/C, IO/MPR/SC FOR HEATHER WARD, USUN/MR FOR
MICHAEL SCANLON, LONDON AND PARIS FOR AFRICA WATCHER

E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: AMGT AORC APER PREL UNGA UNGA BY
SUBJECT: BURUNDI TO SUPPORT HARMONIZED CONDITIONS OF SERVICE

REF: STATE 129988

1. (SBU) In a December 15 meeting with PolOff, the Director
for International Organizations in the Ministry of External
Relations, Ambassador Adolphe Nahayo, said that he would
encourage Burundi's U.N. Ambassador to support the U.S.
proposal considering harmonized conditions of service and
streamlined contractual arrangements at the United Nations.


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