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Amb. Ren‚ Val‚ry Mongbe said that regarding the Population Commission, it is important to: draft new terms of reference on the mandate of the Commission; rename the Commission to include the development dimension; and raise the number of member states to 53. The issue of the UNFPA Executive Board cannot be dealt with at this session of the General Assembly since more study is needed.