Technical cooperation through the United Nations system organizations
Mr. Yonekawa is a UNPOG consultant. He spoke about technical cooperation through the United Nations system organization. He gave a system-wide review of the existing United Nations institutional arrangements and the structure of the organization. His assessment of the organization noted that there are much inefficiency in the system. Mr. Yonekawa noted that in order for the UN to improve, it should focus on policy frameworks, coordination, structures, mechanisms and dedicated resources. He used his own experience as Programme Coordinator in the Department of Development Support and Management Services and as an Economic Affairs Officer in the Department of Technical Cooperation for Development to underline the UN system.