CEB MECHANISM:

Inter-Agency Security Management Network (IASMN)

Chair

Gregory Starr, Under-Secretary-General for Safety and Security

Meeting frequency

Biannual

The Inter-Agency Security Management Network supports the HLCM in its comprehensive review of policies and resource-related issues pertaining to the entire United Nations security management system.  The network reviews existing and proposed policies, procedures and practices of the United Nations Security Management System and reports and makes recommendations on these to the HLCM.  The network meets twice a year, is chaired by the Under-Secretary General for Safety and Security and is comprised of senior managers from United Nations organizations who have oversight of the security function.

Report of the 14th Session of the Inter-Agency Security Management Network Meeting

The Inter-Agency Security Management Network (IASMN) met at UNICEF Headquarters in New York from 24 to 27 January 2011. A list of participants is attached at Annex A. The agenda and list of documents considered by IASMN members is attached at Annex B. This was the 14th session of the IASMN since its first meeting in Vienna in 2000.

Report of the 15th Session of the Inter-Agency Security Management Network

The Inter-Agency Security Management Network (IASMN) met at the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Headquarters in Rome from 26 to 30 June 2011. A list of participants is attached at Annex A. The agenda and list of documents considered by IASMN members is attached at Annex B. This was the 15th session of the IASMN since its first meeting in Vienna in 2000.

Report of the 16th Session of the Inter-Agency Security Management Network

The Inter-Agency Security Management Network (IASMN) met at the Headquarters of UNESCAP in Bangkok from 6 to 9 February 2012. A list of participants is attached at Annex A. The agenda and list of documents considered by IASMN members is attached at Annex B. This was the 16th session of the IASMN since its first meeting in Vienna in 2000.

Report of the 21st Session of the Inter-agency Security Management Network Meeting

The Inter-Agency Security Management Network (IASMN) held its 21st session at the Asian Development Bank Headquarters in Manila, Philippines from 3 to 5 February 2015. Twenty-eight United Nations Security Management System (UNSMS) members participated in the session, along with two observers. Mr. Peter Drennan, Under Secretary-General for Safety and Security (USG, UNDSS), chaired the session, with Mr. Drew Donovan, Head of the International Telecommunication Union’s (ITU) Protocol and Security Division, serving as Co-Chair. Ms.

Report of the 22nd Session of the Inter-agency Security Management Network Meeting

The 22nd Session of the Inter-Agency Security Management Network (IASMN) was held at the Eurotel in Montreux, Switzerland from 23 to 25 June 2015. Thirty-seven (37) United Nations Security Management System (UNSMS) members participated in the session, with eight (8) other entities participating as observers. Mr. Peter Drennan, Under-Secretary-General for Safety and Security (USG, UNDSS), chaired the session while Mr. Drew Donovan, Head of the International Telecommunication Union’s (ITU) Safety and Security Division, served as Co-Chair. Ms.

Report of the 23rd Session of the Inter-agency Security Management Network Meeting

The 23rd Session of the Inter-Agency Security Management Network (IASMN) was held at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, from 2 to 4 February 2016. 54 United Nations Security Management System (UNSMS) members participated in the session. Representatives from the Office of the Legal Adviser (OLA), the UN Medical Directors Working Group, and the Secretariat of the Chief Executives Board for Coordination (CEB) and the three staff associations were also present at this meeting, as observers.

Report of the 13th Session of the Inter-agency Security Management Network Meeting

The Inter-Agency Security Management Network (IASMN) met at the United Nations Office in Vienna from 22 to 25 June 2010. A list of participants is attached at Annex A. The agenda and list of documents considered by IASMN members is attached at Annex B. This was the 13th session of the IASMN since its first meeting in Vienna in 2000.