This WG targets an opportunity to realize savings and allow for economies of scale across the UN system through a combination of treasury services. The FB network at its meeting of July 2008 endorsed the launch of a "Feasibility Study for Putting in Place Common UN Treasury Services and established a working group on “Common Treasury Services”. Lead agencies: UNHQ and UNHCR.
Finance and Budget Network
Ms. Chitra Narayanaswamy, Director (Controller), Department of Program Planning and Finance, WIPO and Mr. Darshak Shah, Deputy Assistant Administrator, Deputy Director Bureau for Management Services and Chief Finance Officer, UNDP
Twice a year