United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD)
Institut de recherche des Nations Unies pour le développement social
Instituto de Investigación de las Naciones Unidas para el Desarrollo Social
1963. Operates as an autonomous body within the framework of A-XA3375 - United Nations (UN). Based at E-XE3343 - United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG). Reports to E-XE1126 - United Nations Commission for Social Development (CSocD).
Ensure that social equity, inclusion and justice are central to development thinking, policy and practice.
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Board comprises: Chair appointed by UN Secretary-General; 10 members nominated by UN Commission for Social Development and confirmed by E-XE3377 - ECOSOC; representative of UN Secretary-General; Executive-Secretary of E-XE4178 - United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA); Directors of E-XE3628 - United Nations African Institute for Economic Development and Planning, E-XD2881 - Latin American and Caribbean Institute for Economic and Social Planning and E-XE9559 - Asian and Pacific Development Centre (APDC); representatives of 2 of the following UN specialized agencies, appointed in rotation - B-XB2183 - ILO, B-XB3383 - UNESCO, B-XB0971 - FAO, B-XB3548 - WHO; UNRISD Director (ex-officio).
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