UN Welcome to the United Nations. It's your world. Go to UN.ORG
Loading weather…
aA Sun Sun

Executive Boards of UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS, UNICEF, UN-Women and WFP
2020 Joint Meeting

Friday, 29 May, 2020, New York
Top logo


This session has concluded

Recent Meetings

Morning Session

Friday, 29 May | 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.


  • Opening remarks by the Chair: President Executive Board of UN-Women, H.E. Mr. Jukka Salovaara, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Finland to the United Nations in New York


  • Opening statement by Ms Amina J. Mohammed, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations. (The DSG to participate until 11 a.m.)

Focus: Strategic points from each Principal on UN delivering as one on the COVID 19 response (3 min sharp)


  • Ms. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Executive Director of UN-Women
  • Ms. Henrietta Fore, Executive Director of UNICEF
  • Ms. Grete Faremo, Executive Director of UNOPS
  • Dr. Natalia Kanem, Executive Director of UNFPA
  • Mr. Achim Steiner, Administrator of UNDP
  • Ms. Valerie Guarnieri, Assistant Executive Director of WFP





10:35am-12:50pm: Moderated by the Chair, Ambassador Salovaara

  • Interactive discussion between the Presidents of the Executive Board of UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS, the Executive Board of UNICEF, the Executive Board of WFP and the Executive Board of UN-Women, the Principals of six UN agencies and the membership of the Executive Boards thereof. 


  • Closing remarks by the Chair Ambassador Salovaara, President of Executive Board of UN-Women
  • May 29 2020
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM