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Country Support



The overall purpose of the Country Support Taskforce is to provide coordinated R-UNDG support to UN Resident Coordinators and UN Country Teams with regard to the 2030 Agenda and the SDGs, guided by the common approach adopted by the UN Development Group (UNDG) known as MAPS approach - for SDG Mainstreaming, Acceleration, Policy Support.

The TF will coordinate UN support to UN Country Teams in achieving development results at the national level. This includes coordinated support on mainstreaming the SDGs into UNDAFs as well as organizing the inter-agency missions under the framework of MAPS.

The TF is co-chaired by UNDP, UN Environment and UNFPA, membership is open to R-UNDG entities who have national level activities in support of the implementation of the 2030 Agenda. The TF will meet on a quarterly basis, or as required, to discuss coordinated implementation of the agreed workplan.