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PCR: Europa y Asia central

About the region

 

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Plataforma de Colaboración Regional

A nivel regional, la Plataforma de Colaboración Regional (PCR) unifica a todas las entidades de la ONU que trabajan en el desarrollo de la Agenda 2030, abordando desafíos fundamentales que trascienden las fronteras de los países y territorios, como la salud y el medio ambiente. 

La Plataforma de Colaboración Regional (Regional Collaborative Platform, RCP, en inglés) está presidida por la Vicesecretaria General de las Naciones Unidas y copresidida por los/las Secretarios/as Generales Adjuntos de la Comisión Económica Regional para Europa, y del Programa de las Naciones Unidas para el Desarrollo (PNUD).

Para obtener más información sobre la cooperación de la ONU en Europa y Asia Central, visite su sitio web (disponible en inglés).

Chair
Amina Mohamed portrait

Amina J. Mohammed

Deputy Secretary-General

Ms. Amina J. Mohammed was Minister of Environment of the Federal Republic of Nigeria from November 2015 to December 2016, where she steered the country’s efforts on climate action, protecting the natural environment and conserving resources for sustainable development. 

Prior to this, she served as Special Adviser to Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Post-2015 Development Planning, where she was instrumental in bringing about the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, including the Sustainable Development Goals. 

Before joining the UN, Ms. Mohammed worked for three successive administrations in Nigeria, serving as Special Advisor on the Millennium Development Goals, providing advice on issues including poverty, public sector reform and sustainable development, and coordinating programmes worth $1 billion annually for MDG-related interventions. 

She is also an Adjunct Professor in Development Practice at Columbia University, and served on numerous international advisory boards and panels, including the UN Secretary-General's High-level Panel on Post-2015 Development Agenda, the Independent Expert Advisory Group on the Data Revolution for Sustainable Development, the Global Development Program of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the African Women’s Millennium Initiative, Girl Effect, 2016 African Union Reform and the ActionAid International Right to Education Project.

Ms. Mohammed began her 35-year career in the private sector with architects and engineers responsible for the project management of health, education and public sector buildings.

Vice-Chair
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Olga Algayerova

Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Europe

On 13 April 2017, the Secretary-General appointed Ms Olga Algayerova of Slovakia as the next Executive Secretary of the UNECE. She took office on 1 June 2017.

Ms. Algayerova brings to the position a combination of leadership and diplomatic skills with deep knowledge of the region with its challenges and opportunities and a strong focus on building and nurturing partnerships among key stakeholders with the United Nations.

Prior to her appointment, she served as Permanent Representative of Slovakia to the International Organizations in Vienna, Austria (since 2012). She was previously President, Slovak Millennium Development Goals (2010-2012); State Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2006-2010) and Corporate Export Manager, Zentiva International, a.s. (2004-2006).

Born in 1959, Ms. Algayerova holds a Master in Contemporary Diplomacy from Malta University, a Master in Business Administration from The Open University Business School, United Kingdom and a Dipl. in Engineer of Economy from the University of Economics Business Faculty, Bratislava.

On 12 July 2017, Ms. Olga Algayerova was sworn-in by the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. António Guterres.

Vice-Chair
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Mirjana Spoljaric Egger

Regional Director of the United Nations Development Programme

Ms. Mirjana Spoljaric Egger is Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations, Assistant Administrator of UNDP, and Director of the UNDP Regional Bureau for Europe and the CIS. She assumed her duties in October 2018.

Ms. Spoljaric Egger previously served as Ambassador, Head of United Nations and International Organisations Division of the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, where she has been instrumental in shaping Swiss UN policies and host country affairs.

Ms. Spoljaric Egger combines a strong policy background with field experience and has had several assignments in the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs in Berne, New York, Cairo, and with the Office of UNRWA's Commissioner-General.

Ms. Spoljaric Egger holds a Master's Degree in Philosophy, Economics and International Law from the University of Basel and the University of Geneva.

Entidades de la ONU en esta región
FAO
IAEA
FIDA
OIT
FMI
OIM
ITC
OCHA
ACNUDH
UNECE
PNUMA
ESCAP
ONUSIDA
CNUCED
PNUD
UNESCO
UNFPA
ONU-HABITAT
ACNUR
CINU
UNICEF
ONUDI
UNODC
UNOPS
UNV
ONU Mujeres
OMT
PMA
OMS
BM
Regional Platform

A nivel regional, el Grupo de las Naciones Unidas para el Desarrollo Sostenible (GNUDS) –organismos, fondos y programas que trabajan en desarrollo– trabajan para ayudar a los países a alcanzar la Agenda 2030, abordando los desafíos clave que trascienden las fronteras de los países, como la salud y el medio ambiente.

La Oficina de Coordinación de Desarrollo de las Naciones Unidas (OCD) sirve como secretaría para el UNSDG a nivel regional y global. A nivel regional, cinco Directores Regionales de la ONU DCO y sus equipos en Panamá, Addis Abeba, Amman, Estambul y Bangkok brindan a los Coordinadores Residentes de la ONU en el país un apoyo regional específico, con un papel de secretaría para el Grupo regional de Desarrollo Sostenible de la ONU.