4th meeting of the IMG on sustainability management

Fri, 11/03/11

Yesterday saw the 4th meeting of Issue Management Group (IMG) on Sustainability Management.

The IMG includes representatives from most UN organizations and meets regularly to discuss implementation of the UN Climate Neutral Strategy and wider issues relating the sustainabilty management of the UN.

The meeting was held on-line and chaired by Niclas Svenningsen, Head of the Sustainable United Nations facility, based in Paris. Over 20 participants joined from around the world.

The three hour meeting included sessions on the UN greenhouse gas inventory, the launch of the next edition of the UN sustainability report (in April 2011), an update on UN organization Emission Reduction Strategies and plans to develop a UN-wide strategic plan for Sustainability Management System.

More details of each of these will be available on Greening the Blue soon.