ECOSOC is an organ of the United Nations which has a large variety of roles. Its function is primarily advisory. One of the interesting aspects of the ECOSOC is its contrast with the Group of Eight.
- ↑ Sybren Elias Hannema, The ECOSOC, The Group of Eight and the Constitutional Paradox, UN Chronicle, XLXX, Number 1, March-May 2006, pp. 54-55.