Philosophical transactions. Series A, Mathematical, physical, and engineering sciences 2011 Feb 13; 369(1936): 693-9
The United Nations briefly considered the issue of extra-terrestrial intelligence at the 32nd session of the General Assembly in 1977. As a result, the Office of Outer Space Affairs was tasked to prepare a document on issues related to 'messages to extra-terrestrial civilizations', but this area has not been followed through in more recent times. This discussion paper describes the United Nations' activities in the field of near-Earth objects in some detail, and suggests that this might be used as a model of how Member States could proceed with dealing with this issue in case the existence of extra-terrestrial life/intelligence is established.
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Gezairy, Hussein A.; Altwaijri, Abdulaziz Othman (World Health Organization[WHO]. Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean, 1996)