“Climate change is of particular relevance to IFAD’s work because, apart from being an environmental problem, it is ultimately a development issue.”
Kanayo F. Nwanze, President, the International Fund for Agricultural (IFAD)
These pages provide information about the Issue Management (IMG) Group on Sustainability Management.
The IMG includes representatives of most UN organizations (known as 'Focal Points') and meets regularly (both face-to-face and on-line) to progress the implementation of the UN Climate Neutral Strategy. These organizations are also EMG members, and have therefore been invited to participate in the IMG.
|Roles and Responsibilities||The IMG meets approximately three times a year (twice face-to-face and twice on-line). Each Focal Point represents their organization and inputs to the IMG. Focal Points are responsible for implementing related actions in...|
|IMG Terms of Reference||1st Meeting of the Issue Management Group on Sustainability Management9-10 February 2010Geneva, Palais de Nations, Salle XXVIIDistribution: IMG members Terms of Reference for the Issue Management Group onSustainability...|
|IMG Calendar 2011||10 March IMG meeting, on-line 1 April Launch of Moving Towards a Climate Neutral UN 2010 21-22 June IMG meeting, Rome 28 July IMG meeting - online 31 October Submission of flat files and BYO by agencies...|
|IMG Focal Points||Moving the UN system towards greater sustainability requires collective action. It is a prime opportunity for the UN system to act as one. Shared ideas, tools and experiences will cut investment costs and payback times, and...|