(1) At its thirteenth session (CEB/2007/HR/8, paras. 65-67), in the context of the High Level Panel Report’s concern for spouse employment as a key element in staff mobility:
o The HR Network agreed to report to HLCM that this initiative have been launched in July 2004 to support spouses:
(i) A website and newsletter had been created; and
(ii) 32 countries had established Local Expatriate Spouse Associations (UN/LESA).
o Six organizations had participated in the initiative and the HR Network would seek HLCM support for: