The Executive Board of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme will hold its second session for the year 2020 from 27 to 29 October 2020. The session will be held online. The decision to hold the session online was based on the recommendation by the Bureau of the Executive Board of UN-Habitat during its meeting on 10 August 2020, based on the continued unpredictable global circumstances with regard to COVID-19 and measures put in place by the Government of Kenya, the United Nations and the United Nations Office in Nairobi (UNON).


Notification by the Executive Director

Notification of the Executive Director

Notifications of the Executive Director for the 2020 Second Session of the Executive Board

Proposed Provisional Agenda

Proposed Provisional Agenda

HSP/EB.2020/19: Provisional agenda for the second session of 2020 of the Executive Board

Programme

Programme

Documents

Pre-session documents

Pre-session documents will be made available here.

Agenda item 1
HSP/EB.2020/18 Report of the Executive Board of UN-Habitat on the work of first session in 2020, including the decisions adopted by the Executive Board at its first session in 2020.

HSP/EB.2020/19: Provisional agenda for the second session of 2020 of the Executive Board

HSP/EB.2020/19/Add.1: Annotated provisional agenda

Agenda item 2
HSP/EB.2020/20: Report of the ad hoc working group on working methods on the proposed working methods of the Executive Board of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme

Agenda item 3
HSP/EB.2020/21: Report of the Executive Director on the Financial, budgetary and administrative matters: Interim financial status as at 30 June 2020

HSP/EB.2020/21/Add.1: Update on the ongoing restructuring of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme

HSP/EB.2020/21/Add.2: Report on staffing as at 30 June 2020

A/75/5/Add.9: UN-Habitat Financial report and audited financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2019 and Report of the Board of Auditors

Agenda item 4
HSP/EB.2020/3/Add.1: Report of the Executive Director on Recruitment, equitable geographical distribution and gender parity

Agenda item 5
HSP/EB.2020/22: Draft work programme and budget for 2021

HSP/EB.2020/INF.3: Report of the Executive Director on UN-Habitat’s response to COVID-19 (Summary Report)

HSP/EB.2020/INF.3: Report of the Executive Director on UN-Habitat’s response to COVID-19 (Full Report)

Agenda item 6a
HSP/EB.2020/5/Add.1: Annual Progress Report on the implementation of the 2014-2019 Strategic Plan for the year 2019 – (Summary report)

HSP/EB.2020/INF/4: Annual Progress Report on the implementation of the 2014-2019 Strategic Plan for the year 2019 – (Full report)

Agenda item 6b
HSP/EB.2020/5: Update on the final report of the full cycle of the 2014-2019 UN-Habitat Strategic Plan, including on the inception of the evaluation report

HSP/EB.2020/23: Full-cycle report on the implementation of the strategic plan of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme for the period 2014–2019

HSP/EB.2020/23/Add.1: Overview of the final evaluation of the implementation of UN-Habitat strategic plan for the period 2014-2019

HSP/EB.2020/INF.5: Final report on the strategic plan for the period 2014–2019 for the period 2014-2019 ( Full Report)

Agenda item 6c
HSP/EB.2020/7: Progress in the implementation of the strategic plan for the period 2020–2023: draft financial plan

HSP/EB.2020/8: Progress in the implementation of the strategic plan for the period 2020−2023: draft results-based management policy

HSP/EB.2020/9/Rev.1: Progress in the implementation of the strategic plan for the period 2020–2023: draft results framework

HSP/EB.2020/10/Rev.1: Progress in the implementation of the strategic plan for the period 2020-2023: the draft partnership strategy

HSP/EB.2020/11/Rev.1: Progress in the implementation of the strategic plan for the period 2020–2023: the draft communication strategy

HSP/EB.2020/12/Rev.1: Progress in the implementation of the strategic plan for the period 2020−2023: draft resource mobilization strategy

HSP/EB.2020/24: Organizational and personnel accountability within UN-Habitat: implementing the accountability framework of the United Nations Secretariat

Agenda item 7
HSP/EB.2020/13/Add.2: Implementation of a review process for the United Nations System-Wide Guidelines on Safer Cities and Human Settlements: Concept note

HSP/EB.2020/25: Report of the Executive Director on Progress in the implementation of the resolutions and decisions adopted by the United Nations Habitat Assembly of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme at its first session

Agenda item 8
HSP/EB.2020/13/Add.1: Draft Capacity Building Strategy for implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals and the New urban Agenda

Agenda item 9
HSP/EB.2020/14: Report of the Executive Director on Normative and operational activities of UN-Habitat: focus on the Global Land Tool Network, the Global Water Operators’ Partnerships Alliance and the Mozambique country programme

HSP/EB.2020/26: Normative and operational activities of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme: the flagship programmes - Report of the Executive Director

HSP/EB.2020/27: Report of the Executive Director on the tenth session of the World Urban Forum

HSP/EB.2020/INF.7: Report of the Executive Director on the tenth session of the World Urban Forum (Full report)

Agenda item 10
HSP/EB.2020/15: Report on UN-Habitat action to strengthen protection against sexual exploitation and abuse and against workplace sexual harassment, as requested by the General Assembly

Agenda item 11
HSP/EB.2020/16: Implementation by UN-Habitat of the reform of the development system and management of the United Nations - Report of the Executive Director

HSP/EB.2020/16/Add.1: Alignment of the Quadrennial Comprehensive Policy Review process with UN-Habitat Planning Cycles - Report of the Executive Director

Agenda Item 12
A/74/305: Report of the Office of Internal Oversight Services : Activities of the Office of Internal Oversight Services for the period from 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019

Agenda item 13
A/75/82: Annual report on the Activities of the Ethics Office - Report of the Secretary-General

In-session documents

Post-session documents

Statements
Membership of the Executive Board

2020 – 2021 Bureau of the Executive Board of UN-Habitat

Chair
Asia-Pacific
Iran
Vice Chair
Africa
Egypt
Vice Chair
Latin America and the Caribbean
Chile
Vice Chair
Western Europe and Others
France
Rapporteur
Eastern Europe
Serbia

Composition of the Executive Board of the UN-Habitat (36 seats)

A. Africa (10 seats)

Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo, Nigeria, Senegal, Egypt, Morocco, Ethiopia, Kenya, Angola, Malawi

B. Asia-Pacific (8 seats)

Sri Lanka, Republic of Korea, China, Japan, India, Iran, Indonesia, Pakistan

C. Eastern Europe (4 seats)

Poland, Russian Federation, Serbia, Romania

D. Latin America and the Caribbean (6 seats)

Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Mexico, Uruguay

E. Western Europe and Others (8 seats)

Canada, France, Sweden, Turkey, United States of America, Germany, Spain, Portugal

Seating arrangement

Seating arrangement

Information for participants

Information for Participants

Daily journal

Daily journal