Meeting in New York October 2014

CERF Advisory Group members meet with Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Ms. Valerie Amos, Chief CERF Secretariat Ms. Lisa Doughten and H. E. Ms. Alya Ahmed Saif Al-Thani, Ambassador of the State of Qatar (the Permanent Misssion of the State of Qatar to the United Nations hosted the meeting in New York on 23-24 October 2014).

ANNOTATED AGENDA

SESSION I: UPDATE ON THE USE AND MANAGEMENT OF CERF  

> Recommendations and Conclusions of the CERF Advisory Group of 14 and 15 May 2014 (A/68/975 - A/C/E/F/S)

 

> General Assembly Resolution - Strengthening of the Coordination of Emergency Humanitarian Assistance of the United Nations (A/RES/68/102 - A/C/E/F/S)

 

> Central Emergency Response Fund: Report of the Secretary-General 2013 (A/69/96 - A/C/E/F/S)

 

> Quarterly Updates (Q2 and Q3 2014)

 
> CERF Response to the Ebola Outbreak  
> CERF Underfunded Emergencies Round I and Round II  

> Contributors to CERF 2006-2014 as at 16 October 2014

 

> Recipients of CERF Funds 2006-2014 as at 7 October 2014

 

> Recipients of CERF Funds 2014 as at 16 October 2014

 

 

SESSION: III INTER-AGENCY DISCUSSION WITH PRINCIPALS

> CERF 2013 Interim Sub-Grant Analysis

 

SESSION IV: BEST PRACTICES TO ACCELERATE IMPLEMENTATION OF CERF PROJECTS AND INTER-AGENCY DISCUSSION WITH IASC MEMBERS

> Best Practices to Accelerate Implementation of CERF Projects

 

SESSION V: PERFORMANCE AND POLICY ISSUES

> Quality of Reports from Resident/Humanitarian Coordinators

> Review of CERF's Added Value to the Humanitarian Response in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea

> Review of CERF's Added Value to the Humanitarian Response in Sudan

 

SESSION VI: WORLD HUMANITARIAN SUMMIT

> World Regional Consultation, Tokyo July 2014

> World Regional Consultation, West and Central Africa June 2014

Read the Recommendations and Conclusions from the Advisory Group meeting here >>