Annual Session 2023

19-21 June 2023; in-person only in CR-3, United Nations HQ. | The Session will live-stream on UN-Web TV 

Decisions

  • Decisions adopted by the Executive Board of the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women during its Annual Session 2023
  • The matrix monitoring the implementation of the Executive Board decisions

Information Notes

  • Information Note from the Secretariat on the participation in the Annual Session

Organizational matters

  • Annotated provisional agenda and workplan of the annual session of 2023
  • Report on the first regular session of 2023
  • Provisional agenda and workplan for the second regular session of 2023

Opening of the Session

  • Statement by the President of the Executive Board
  • Statement by the Under-Secretary-General/Executive Director of UN-Women

Annual Report of the Executive Director

  • Report of the Under-Secretary-General/Executive Director of the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women on the implementation of the Strategic Plan, 2022–2025

Evaluation and Assessment

  • Draft integrated budget estimates of UN-Women for the biennium 2024–2025
  • Report on the evaluation function of UN-Women in 2022
  • Corporate evaluation of UN-Women’s work on economic empowerment

Audit and investigation

  • Joint assessment on governance and oversight functions of the Executive Boards
  • Report of the internal audit and investigation activities for the period of 1 January to 31 December 2022
  • Report of the Advisory Committee on Oversight for the period of 1 January to 31 December 2022
  • Management responses
  • Annual official report on ethics services

Policy and programme matters

  • Briefing on the operational response of UN-Women at the regional level 
  • Update on the implementation efforts on the repositioning of the United Nations development system
  • Update on UN-Women policies and procedures to tackle sexual exploitation and abuse and sexual harassment

Closing of the session

  • Statement by the Under-Secretary-General/Executive Director of UN-Women
  • Statement by the President of the Executive Board