New Deputy HoM UNIFIL

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United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres announced today the appointment of Jack Christofides of South Africa as the Deputy Head of Mission for the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL).  He succeeds Imran Riza of Pakistan, who became United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for the Syrian Arab Republic in September 2019, to whom the ….  Read More

JIU Report Mobility

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JIU/REP/2019/8 Review of Staff Exchange and Similar Inter-agency Mobility Measures in United Nations System Organizations   The Joint Inspection Unit of the United Nations system (JIU) is pleased to share the Review Highlights and Full Report for the Review of Staff Exchange and Similar Inter-agency Mobility Measures in United Nations System Organizations, prepared by Inspector ….  Read More

UNFSU on Yammer

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The global UNFSU has set up a Yammer group for all the constituents. Mark, Liliya and Leila invite you to join. The link to the Yammer group is here, https://www.yammer.com/unitednations.onmicrosoft.com/#/threads/inGroup?type=in_group&feedId=8891359232&view=all Please join up and participate in conversations, get updated information and contribute to your Union. 00

Reminder to sign the G to P Petition

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You may know, in 2018 the New York Staff Union, ESCWA Staff Council (SC) and the Field Staff Union launched an extensive campaign to obtain the abolishment of the G to P ceiling (It was decided in December 2019 that the matter will be discussed during the resumed session in early 2020).In order to continue ….  Read More

ICSC Circular

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Please see the attached, ICSC Circular on General Assembly resolutions 74/255 A and 74/255 B, including raises to the base floor salary scale, hardship allowance and mobility incentive. Hardship allowance The General Assembly took note of the Commission’s decision to increase the hardship allowance by 2 per cent, effective 1 January 2020. The new amounts ….  Read More