Is it not good for the UN to have tech monitoring agency?
Technology need to be monitored by an independent international body before it is launched. This is because some technologies may be disastrous to mankind; for example nuclear for war purpose. Therefore, nations of the world should for an independent technology monitoring agency under the UN.
It is true that nations may have technology monitoring agencies. But the interest of a nation differs from other nations. Thus, technologies suspected of impacting on human life need to be monitored.