Group Photo of Secretary-General With Interns. Source: UN Photo/Mark Garten

UN System-wide Action Plan on Youth (Youth-SWAP)

The System-wide Action Plan on Youth (Youth-SWAP), endorsed by the CEB in April 2013, establishes a framework to guide youth programming for the UN system. It is intended to enhance coherence and synergy of system-wide activities in five thematic areas of youth development.

High-Level Committee on Management - Strategic Plan

The HLCM Strategic Plan for 2013-2016 was approved at the 25th Session of HLCM and endorsed by the CEB in April 2013. The plan aims to make the UN system organizations more adaptive and agile in delivering their programmatic mandates.

UN System-wide support to MDG achievements

The United Nations system has an important supportive role to play for the achievement of the MDGs. Since 2000, CEB has worked to ensure a coordinated UN system approach to the Millennium Summit and its follow-up.
Source: UN Photo/R Kollar

CEB Climate Change Action Framework

The overall objective of the CEB Climate Change Action Framework is to maximize existing synergies, eliminate duplication and overlap, and optimize the impact of the collective efforts of the UN system in supporting countries implementing strategies to address climate change.

Global Financial and Economic Crisis

CEB has taken special measures to promote a rapid United Nations system response to this crisis. The nine joint initiatives serve as a strategic framework for facilitating the UN system’s operational response in support of development strategies that address vulnerabilities caused or exacerbated by the global financial crisis.

CEB Champions Operations Management Skills Workshops

The United Nations System Staff College (UNSSC) recently held three workshops in Turin and Bangkok for 125 senior operations staff as part of HLCM's plan of action for the Harmonization of Business Practices.

Welcome to the new CEB website

We have done our best to provide you with more information on the interests and activities of the CEB and its member organizations. Focus has been placed on accessibility and usability, in the hope you find it easier to find material of interest. If you were a registered user of the old site, you are invited to use the contact form to send us your name or old login ID. We will provide you with new login details.

What is the Chief Executives Board for Coordination?

The CEB brings together the executive heads of 29 specialized organizations to deliver as one at the global, regional and country levels. It is supported by three pillars: 

It is the prime instrument for strengthening the coordination role of UN inter-governmental bodies on social, economic and related matters.

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UNDG: Report of UNDG meeting (February 2014...17/04/2014
Meeting Report - UNDG meeting 6 Feb 2014.pdf
CEB: Second Regular Session Report (Novembe...13/01/2014
UNDG: Report of UNDG meeting (May 2013, New...03/06/2013
Final Meeting Report - UNDG meeting 9 May 2013.pdf
HRN: UN System HR Statistics Report - 2012 29/05/2013

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