United Nations Sustainable Development Group (UNSDG)

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URL: http://www.undg.org/

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Founded

1997

History

1997, as one of 3 pillars of E-XE4062 - United Nations System Chief Executives Board for Coordination (CEB), within the framework of A-XA3375 - United Nations (UN), to deal with operational activities for development with a focus on country-level work. Original title: United Nations Development Group (UNDG) – Groupe des Nations Unies pour le développement (GNUD).

Aims

Bring together the United Nations operational agencies working on development; advance a common agenda based on key reforms in the development sector, while maintaining and reinforcing the distinctive identities of members, to promote greater operational coherence and to build a more effective resident coordinator system.

Activities

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Structure

Chaired by Administrator of E-XE3382 - UNDP, who reports to UN Secretary General and CEB. Advisory Group, convening at level of heads of agencies and at Assistant Secretary-General/Assistant Director-General level. Working Groups (5): Country Office Business Operations Issues; Funding, Financial and Audit Issues; Programming Issues; Resident Coordinator System Issues; UNDG-ECHA Working Group on Transition. UN Development Operations Coordination Office (DOCO) acts as technical support unit.

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Subjects *

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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 2: Zero HungerGOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 5: Gender EqualityGOAL 6: Clean Water and SanitationGOAL 7: Affordable and Clean EnergyGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 13: Climate ActionGOAL 14: Life Below WaterGOAL 15: Life on LandGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong InstitutionsGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal

UIA Org ID

XE4205

Last News

2020

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** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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