The UNDG Chair, Helen Clark, opened the first UNDG meeting of 2017 by noting that this would be her last meeting as UNDG Chair. Ms. Clark noted she had advised the Secretary-General that she would be leaving UNDP, and hence also her role as UNDG Chair, at the end of her second term in April. Issues discussed were UNDG follow-up to the 2016 QCPR, New UNDG strategic priorities and updating global UNDG working arrangements, UNDG Joint Fund for the 2030 Agenda, UNDG Cost-sharing of the Resident Co-ordinator system, Guidance for UNDG endorsement, AOB.

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