The Ad Hoc Working Group on Administrative Reform

29/11/2011

Documents Following the Ninth Meeting

IUCN update to November 2009 consultants report – August 2011
UNEP update to November 2009 consultants report – September 2011 (see also June 2011 UNEP submission and October 2010 UNEP report, both below).

Documents relevant to the ninth meeting of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Administrative Reform, 29 June 2011

Agenda
Final Report of the 9th meeting
Submission from the Ramsar Secretariat
Submission from IUCN
Submission from UNEP

Eighth Meeting of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Administrative Reform, 
Monday 6 June 2011
Environment House, Geneva, Switzerland

Final Report of the 8th meeting



Seventh Meeting of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Administrative Reform, 
Friday 14 January 2011
Palais des Nations, Geneva, room IV

Final Report of the 7th meeting
Provisional agenda


Documents relevant to the briefing on 5 October 2010

UNEP Review of the possible change in institutional host for the Ramsar Secretariat
Annexes
1, 2, 3


Documents relevant to the sixth meeting of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Administrative Reform, 28 May 2010


The WG Co-Chairs have requested comments on the draft report of the meeting and the draft list of issues for UNEP to be sent to Mr. Kofi Addo at kofiaddo1@yahoo.com by close of business on Friday 25 June. 

Draft list of issues to be addressed by UNEP, based on SC41-4 (1)
Draft Report of the 6th Meeting, May 2010
Report of the 41st meeting of the Standing Committee (see Dec. SC41-4)


Documents relevant to the fifth meeting of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Administrative Reform, 29 March 2010

Final report of the 5th meeting
Final report of the Working Group to the 41st meeting of the Standing Committee (DOC. SC41-33)
Final report annex: Indicative table of comparative Ramsar budget estimates under UNEP and IUCN
Final report annex: Updated status of ten problems identified in Resolution X.5
Members' comments on the Draft report of the Working Group
Participants in the 5th meeting
Provisional Agenda for the 5th meeting


Documents relevant to the fourth meeting of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Administrative Reform, 26 January 2010

Final report of the 4th meeting
Updated status of ten problems identified in previous meetings
Proposed Agenda for the 4th meeting


Results of the third meeting of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Administrative Reform, 3 December 2009

Final Report of the 3rd meeting
Participants in the 3rd meeting
Additional annexes 13-18 to the UNEP submission to the Co-Chair (presented at the meeting)


Documents relevant to the third meeting of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Administrative Reform, 3 December 2009

Proposed agenda
Report of the 2nd meeting of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Administrative Reform (final)
 
IUCN Document 2-4-2009
UNEP Document 2-4-2009
UNEP submission to the co-chairs of the Ramsar Ad Hoc Working Group on Administrative Reform: Operational implications of a possible change in institutional host
 
IUCN Report to Ramsar: Facilitating the work of the Ramsar Convention and its Secretariat
 
Consultant's report to the Working Group: comparative analysis of UNEP and IUCN reports, November 2009
 
IUCN:  The following documents have been approved for release by IUCN for readers of the 14 July 2009 IUCN report to the Co-Chairs of the Ramsar AdHoc Working Group on Administrative Reform
2009 Letter of Agreement on Services between Ramsar and IUCN
IUCN Global Human Resources Policy
IUCN Human Resources Procedures Manual
IUCN Conditions of Service for HQ (Switzerland)
IUCN Guidelines and Procedures for Expatriates
Summary of charges made by IUCN to Ramsar 2004-2008

Documents relevant to the second meeting of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Administrative Reform, 24 March 2009

Proposed agenda
Report of the 1st meeting of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Administrative Reform (final)
Immediate actions identified by the Ad Hoc Working Group at its first meeting
Summary of agreements and current negotiations with IUCN regarding the Provision of Services, Headquarters Facilities and Delegation of Authority
Proposed first draft Work Plan for the Ad Hoc Working Group

Documents relevant to the first meeting of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Administrative Reform, 19 January 2009

Proposed agenda
Resolution X.5: Facilitating the work of the Ramsar Convention and its Secretariat
Résolution X.5: Faciliter les travaux de la Convention de Ramsar et de son Secrétariat
Resolución X.5: Facilitación de la labor de la Convención de Ramsar y de su Secretaría
COP10 DOC. 20: Review of Ramsar Secretariat legal status options
COP10 DOC. 20: Examen des options concernant le statut juridique du Secrétariat Ramsar
COP10 DOC. 20: Examen de las opciones de condición jurídica de la Secretaría de Ramsar
COP10 DOC. 20 addendum: Additional information concerning the legal status of the Ramsar Convention Secretariat
COP10 DOC. 35: Report on the Legal Personality of the Ramsar Secretariat, Lal Kurukulasuriya, 20 October 2008, without salary information
Delegation of authority and additional note, 1993
Memorandum of understanding on Headquarters Facilities, 1991
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