The Executive Board of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme will hold its First session of the year 2021 from Wednesday 7 April to Thursday 8 April 2021. 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 11 January 2021, 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
- Proposed Provisional Agenda
- Pre-session documents
- In-session documents
- Draft decisions of the Executive Board
- Membership of the Executive Board
- Seating arrangement
- Information for participants
- Daily journal
Notification of the Executive Director
Proposed Provisional Agenda
Agenda item 2: Organizational matters
Agenda item 4: Financial, budgetary and administrative matters, including the implementation of the resource mobilization strategy in accordance with the strategic plan and a proposal on geographical and gender balance.
Agenda item 7: Implementation of the normative and operational activities of UN-Habitat, including reporting on the programmatic activities of UN-Habitat in 2020 and the implementation of subprogrammes
Agenda item 8: Implementation of the resolutions and decisions adopted by the United Nations Habitat Assembly of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme.
Agenda item 9: Progress made by UN-Habitat in the implementation of the United Nations development system reform
Agenda item 10: Annual report on action by UN-Habitat to strengthen protection against sexual and any other type of exploitation and abuse and sexual harassment in the workplace
Agenda item 11: Annual report on action by the Executive Director to update and improve the internal management, policies and procedures of UN-Habitat.
Agenda item 12: Election of officers
Draft decisions of the Executive Board
2020 – 2021 Bureau of the Executive Board of UN-Habitat
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