Background

USG Starr informed the Committee about the ongoing work on the UN Estate Safety and Security Policy, which would apply to some 14,000 UN premises around the world.

Discussion

No detailed record of the discussion on this topic was recorded.

Action

The Committee took note of the development of the draft Estate Safety and Security policy and the ongoing work on the database of all UN facilities. HLCM requested that consideration be given to replacing ‘Estate’ by ‘Premises’, that a full report be provided to its 2010 Fall session and that the UNDG Task Team on Common Premises be consulted before the finalization of the report.