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CEB: Increasing the effectiveness and coherence of United Nations system activities at the country level 23.02.2017

Coherence in the delivery of services by organizations of the United Nations system at the country level, particularly in the context of achieving the Millennium Development Goals, was high on the agenda of CEB during the year, and is expected to remain so in the follow-up to General Assembly resolution 59/250 on the triennial comprehensive policy review of operational activities for development, and the September 2005 High-level Plenary Meeting of the General Assembly.

CEB: “One United Nations” at the country level 23.02.2017

CEB considered that a principal determinant of the United Nations system’s image in donor as well as recipient countries was its work at the country level. The system could not, therefore, afford to be perceived as a disparate group of competing organizations. CEB members should instead strive to work as a coherent  system devoted to bringing its diverse capacities to bear, in a concerted way, on the priorities defined by developing countries. How best to harness the limited resources available to United Nations organizations to maximize their impact remained a major challenge.

CEB: Operational issues 23.02.2017

The CEB session in Bern, Switzerland, on 28-29 April 2008 marked the first Board meeting with the United Nations Development Group formally reporting as part of the CEB structure. The Board acknowledged with appreciation the progress that had been made in operationalizing the integration of the Group as a third pillar of the CEB framework.

CEB: United Nations development system working together 23.02.2017

At its second regular session 2008, CEB endorsed the management and accountability framework for the United Nations development and resident coordinator system, including a functional firewall for the resident coordinator system. The agreement contains a vision to guide the creation of a better-managed and more efficient United Nations development system.

CEB: Roll-out of the United Nations Development Assistance Frameworks and development of common country programme documents 23.02.2017

On behalf of CEB, the United Nations Development Group is providing dedicated support to roll-out United Nations Development Frameworks in response to General Assembly resolution 62/208, which encourages the funds, programmes and specialized agencies of the United Nations development system to intensify collaboration to achieve more effective use of their expertise, resources and actions towards strengthening national capacities, in accordance with national priorities and development plans.

CEB: United Nations development system working together 23.02.2017

Roll-out of the United Nations Development Assistance Frameworks and development of common country programme documents; Update on the implementation of the management and accountability system, including on the comprehensive review; Working together in crisis, post-crisis and transition countries.

CEB: Introduction 23.02.2017

During 2010/11, the United Nations System Chief Executives Board for Coordination (CEB) intensified its efforts to align the strengths and expertise of its member organizations to respond to the mandates of Member States in a coordinated and effective manner. The adoption by the General Assembly of its resolution 64/289 has been an important directive for the United Nations system in further strengthening the coherence of its system-wide efforts, as detailed in the present report.

CEB: United Nations development system working together 23.02.2017

Follow-up to the Millennium Development Goals Summit and preparations for the post-2015 framework; United Nations Development Assistance Frameworks; Management and accountability system; Crisis, post-crisis and transition countries.

CEB: Effective deployment of knowledge and know-how 23.02.2017

In response to General Assembly resolution 62/208, the United Nations Development Group continued to strengthen system-wide knowledge management to facilitate the contribution of United Nations funds, programmes and specialized agencies, including non-resident agencies, to the United Nations Development Assistance Framework and other planning frameworks and mechanisms.

CEB: United Nations Development Assistance Frameworks 23.02.2017

In response to General Assembly resolution 62/208, in which the Assembly called for an integrated, coherent and coordinated approach to United Nations assistance at the country level, the United Nations Development Group continued to provide targeted support to country preparations of United Nations Development Assistance Frameworks. With the support of regional United Nations Development Group teams, new Frameworks were rolled out in 15 countries in 2012.

CEB: Strengthening coordination at the country level 23.02.2017

United Nations Development Assistance Frameworks; Management and accountability system; Crisis, post-crisis and transition countries; Effective deployment of knowledge and know-how

Documents tagged with UN Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF)

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CEB: Annual Overview Report (July 2013, New York) 23.02.2017

The present report provides an overview of major developments in inter-agency cooperation within the framework of the United Nations System Chief Executives Board for Coordination (CEB) in 2012.

Document reference: E/2014/69
UNDG: Report of UNDG meeting (November 2009, New York) 23.02.2017

Issues discussed at the session: Establishment of a dedicated mechanism on human rights mainstreaming; Package of UNDAF guidance and support; Addendum to 2nd Guidance Note on Country Reporting on the MDGs; Project proposals on Green UN Houses in the Delivering as One pilot countries.

UNDG: Report of UNDG meeting (January 2011, New York) 23.02.2017

Issues discussed at the session:Feedback from UNDG Advisory Group meeting; Feedback from UNDG members on implementation of the UNDG strategic priorities; issues and challenges for the UNDAF rollout in the regions; Issues and challenges on the implementation of the UNDG work plan;  Results-based Management Handbook.

UNDG: Report of UNDG meeting (October 2009, New York) 23.02.2017

Issues discussed at the session: Guidance Note on Mainstreaming Environmental Sustainability; Guidelines for Harmonized UN Procurement at the Country Level; Report on the implementation of the Expanded Delivering as One Funding Window; UNDG MDG Task Force.

UNDG: Report of UNDG meeting (June 2009, New York) 23.02.2017

Issues discussed at the session:Guidance note on UNDAF Action Plan; Strengthened support to UNDAF roll out countries; RC Talent Management; Capacity requirements for RC offices in post crisis countries; Comprehensive Framework for Action on Food Security (CFA).

UNDG: Report of UNDG meeting (February 2010, New York) 23.02.2017

Issues discussed at the session: Proposed UNDG Strategic Priorities for 2010-201; ICT guidelines and scale up plan for common ICT at country level; Deployment of Cost Savings from Operational Activities into Country Programmes; Guidance Note on Establishing Multi-Donor Trust Funds.

UNDG: Report of UNDG meeting (May 2010, New York) 23.02.2017

Issues discussed at the session: UNDG strategic priorities; High-level UNDG-MDG Task Force; MDG acceleration framework; Delivering as One; Harmonization of UN efforts at the country level.

UNDG: Report of HLCM-UNDG joint session (September 2010) 23.02.2017

Issues discussed at the session: The high level HLCM-UNDG mission; UN Country Teams; Harmonization of business practices; UNDAF.

UNDG: Report of UNDG meeting (October 2011, New York) 23.02.2017

Issues discussed at the session: Implementation of the UNDG strategic priorities - evidence; UN Development System performance on Aid Effectiveness; UNCT’s engagement in national policy dialogue; Mainstreaming of normative and rights-based agendas in UNDAFs.

HLCP: Report of 14th Session (March 1999, Geneva) 23.02.2017
Document reference: ACC/199/7
HLCP: Report of 15th Session (September 1999, New York) 23.02.2017
CEB: Annual Overview Report (July 2012, New York) 15.06.2016

This report provides an overview of major developments in inter-agency cooperation within the framework of the United Nations System Chief Executives Board for Coordination (CEB) covering the period 2011/12.

Document reference: E/2012/67
CEB: Second Regular Session Report (October 2011, New York) 15.06.2016

This report covers: the reports of the Board's committees (HLCM, HLCP, UNDG); Discussion on Human Rights and Development;  ILO report "Social Protection Floor for a Fair and Inclusive Globalization"; Independent study on the regional dimension of development and the United Nations sponsored by the regional commissions; World Exposition 2015: “Feeding the planet, energy for life”; Briefing by the Chair of the change management team.

Document reference: CEB/2011/2
CEB: Annual Overview Report (July 2011, Geneva) 15.06.2016

This report provides an overview of major developments in inter-agency cooperation within the framework of the United Nations System Chief Executives Board for Coordination (CEB) during the period leading to and covering its fall 2010 session and its spring 2011 session.

Document reference: E/2011/104

Bookmarks tagged with UN Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF)

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UNDG: United Nations Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) 23.02.2017

The UNDAF is the strategic programme framework for the UNCT. It describes the collective response of the UNCT to the priorities in the national development framework - priorities that may have been influenced by the UNCT’s analytical contribution. Its high level expected results are called UNDAF outcomes. These show where the UNCT can bring its unique comparative advantages to bear in advocacy, capacity development, policy advise and programming for the achievement of MD/MDG related national priorities.

Direct access: UNDAF
UNDG: United Nations Development Group (UNDG) 21.07.2016

The UN Development Group (UNDG) unites the 32 UN funds, programmes, agencies, departments, and offices that play a role in development. The group’s common objective is to deliver more coherent, effective and efficient support to countries seeking to attain internationally agreed development goals, including the Millennium Development Goals.

Direct access: United Nations Development Group (UNDG)
UNDG: UNDAF Guidance Materials 15.06.2016

The UNDAF is the strategic programme framework that describes the collective response of the UN system to national development priorities. The General Assembly, in the 2007 Triennial Comprehensive Policy Review of operational activities for development of the United Nations system (TCPR), encourages the UN development system to intensify its collaboration at the country and regional levels towards strengthening national capacities, in support of national development priorities, through the common country assessment, when required, and the UN Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF).

Direct access: UNDAF Guidance Materials
UNDG: Results-based Management Handbook 18.04.2013

This handbook development exercise was spearheaded by the Results-based Management (RBM) Task Team of the United Nations Development Group working group on programming issues.

Direct access: Results-based Management Handbook

Actions tagged with UN Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF)

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CEB: Action on Operational Activities for Development 23.02.2017
CEB: Action on UNDG Strategic Priorities for 2013-2016 23.02.2017

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