The Executive Heads of the United Nations Funds and Programmes and Specialized Agencies, and of the Bretton Woods Institutions unanimously endorsed the general thrust of the Secretary-General's report on "The Causes of Conflict and the Promotion of Durable Peace and Sustainable Development on Africa". Meeting at United Nations Headquarters on 30 and 31 October, as members of the United Nations Administrative Committee on Coordination (ACC), they agreed on the importance of focusing on the challenge of peace and prosperity in Africa and reducing its vulnerability, recognizing the crucial relationship between sustainable development, good governance, respect for human rights and durable peace.