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Apr 2006, when endorsed by E-XE4062 - United Nations System Chief Executives Board for Coordination (CEB), as requested by the Tunis Agenda of Nov 2005, to set up a UN group consisting of the relevant UN bodies and organizations with the mandate to facilitate the implementation of WSIS outcomes.
As an interagency mechanism, coordinate substantive policy issues facing the United Nations system's implementation of the Geneva Plan of Action and Tunis Agenda for the Information Society adopted by the World Summit on the Information Society, thereby contributing to improving policy coherence in the UN system, as requested by the 2005 World Summit.
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