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UN Convenes Fourth Meeting of the IMG on Sustainability Management

11 March 2011: The UN has convened the fourth meeting of the Issue Management Group (IMG) on Sustainability Management. The online meeting took place on 10 March 2011, during which the over 20 participants discussed the UN Climate Neutral Strategy and sustainability management of the UN more broadly.

Meeting participants addressed several specific issues related to sustainability in the UN system, including: the UN greenhouse gas (GHG) inventory; the launch of the April 2011 edition of the UN Sustainability Report; UN emission reduction strategies; and plans to develop a strategic plan for a UN Sustainability Management System. The IMG includes representatives from most UN organizations and meets regularly to discuss implementation of the UN Climate Neutral Strategy and wider issues relating the sustainabilty management of the UN. [Greening the Blue Press Release] [IMG on Sustainability Management webpage]