5 September 2016 / Monday
THE BIGGER PICTURE: WHERE ARE WE AND HOW DID WE GET HERE
  • OPENING SESSION

    Welcome Remarks - Siddharth Chatterjee, Resident Coordinator, Kenya
    Introductory Remarks - Juliette Biao, R-UNDG Representative & Regional Director, UNEP Africa

  • CONTEXT SETTING

    Introductions; Workshop Objectives and Agenda; LNA Feedback

  • SESSION I: GLOBAL & REGIONAL INITIATIVES/AGENDA 2030/SDGS

    Our experiences todate

    Implementing the SDGs – Julieta Sevene, Mozambique
    Aligning national development strategies/plans with Agenda 2030/SDGs – Blandine Bihler, Mauritania
    Aligning national and sub-national development plans and budgeting with the SDGs and ensuring multi-stakeholder participation - Marlene Grundstrom, Uganda
    Engaging law makers/ parliamentarians for successful implementation of SDGs – Kanako Mabuchi, Zimbabwe
    Engaging the private sector in implementation of the SDGs – Yinka Akibu, Nigeria
    SDG implementation in a Small Island Developing State (SIDS) /transitioning from LDC - Antonio Pires, Cabo Verde
    Setting the stage for SDG implementation in a crisis/post crisis context – Phillip Dive, Sierra Leone

  • SESSION II: GLOBAL & REGIONAL INITIATIVES/ AGENDA 2030/SDGS

    Pathway/Journey to 2016

    Role of the UN System in successful implementation of the SDGs
    What it will take to achieve the SDGs: Reflections and perspectives of an implementing partner
    Discussions, Q & A

  • SESSION III: IMPLEMENTING THE SDGS

    UN System perspective on the role of the Resident Coordinator System in support of national efforts

    Resource Persons

    Mark Hereward – Deputy Regional Director, UNICEF ESA
    Rubina Haroon - Head Partnership Development Office, UNOPS East Africa Hub

6 September 2016 / Tuesday
VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE: PARTNERS’ PERSPECTIVES
  • SESSION IV: HARNESSING THE ENTIRETY OF THE UN SYSTEM IN REFORM INITIATIVES

    Role of RCO in ensuring inclusiveness and support to Delivering as One

    Perspectives of Non Resident Agencies (NRAs)
    Experiences from a CPC country

  • SESSION V: TALK SHOW ON EFFECTIVE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE SDGS

    Role of Civil Society Organizations in effective implementation and enhancing accountability for attainment of the SDGs
    Aligning Businesses to the SDGs: Private Sector Perspective
    Building strategic partnerships for effective implementation of the SDGs

  • SESSION VI: IMPLEMENTING THE SDGS

    Government’s perspectives on the role of the UN system in support of national efforts

  • SESSION VII: ENSURING LINKAGES BETWEEN DEVELOPMENT, HUMANITARIAN AND PEACE & SECURITY

    Role of the RC on humanitarian issues including linkages with development plans
    Enhancing effectiveness of our interventions through building resilience and risk management

  • SESSION VIII: UPDATES ON GLOBAL & UN REFORM INITIATIVES

    Implications on functioning of the UN system

7 September 2016 / Wednesday
STRATEGIES, APPROACHES, PRACTICES AND INNOVATIONS
  • SESSION IX: EXPERIENCE SHARING ON CURRENT/INNOVATIVE STRATEGIES, APPROACHES AND PRACTICES ON PROGRAMMING

    Updates on DaO SOPs and Interim UNDAF Guidance

  • SESSION X: UPDATES ON POLICIES, TRENDS AND PRACTICES ON OPERATING AS ONE

    Enhancing our operational efficiencies for effective implementation of the SDGs

    Experience sharing on innovative Business Operations Strategies
    BOS ICT Innovations
    BOS Implementation

  • SESSION XI: EXPERIENCE SHARING/CASE STUDIES ON CURRENT/ INNOVATIVE STRATEGIES, APPROACHES AND PRACTICES ON COORDINATION

    Area based and cross border initiatives
    Public Engagement and Partnership
    Capturing the Views of the Beneficiaries

  • SESSION XII: FROM FUNDING TO FINANCING DEVELOPMENT

    Broadening our base and widening our scope

    Updates on Common Budgetary Framework
    Understanding different financing modalities and sources: Translating the Addis Ababa Action Agenda into funding strategies to support the SDGs/UNDAFs
    Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF)

8 September 2016 / Thursday
SHOW ME THE MONEY: ACCOUNTING FOR RESULTS
  • SESSION XIII: USE OF DATA INNOVATION AND NEW DIGITAL DATA SOURCES TO SUPPORT DELIVERING AS ONE FOR SUCCESSFUL ACHIEVEMENT OF THE GLOBAL GOALS/SDGS

    Resource Person

    Paula Hidalgo-Sanchis – Manager, Pulse Lab Kampala

  • SESSION XIV: COUNTRY LEVEL EXPERIENCE SHARING ON DATA INNOVATION AND WEB BASED/REAL TIME MONITORING/CROWDSOURCING

    Online Monitoring Platform

  • SESSION XV: ACCOUNTABILITY FOR OUR ACTIONS: SHOWING OUR COLLECTIVE RESULTS

    Updates on Communicating as One
    Effective communication skills for enhanced coordination and functioning

  • SESSION XVI: ENHANCING UN SYSTEM FUNCTIONING THROUGH EFFECTIVE LEADERSHIP

    Updates on One Leader and ARC & Role of RCO
    Update on IMS

9 September 2016 / Friday
SKILLS FOR EFFECTIVE COORDINATION
  • SESSION XVII: TEAM DYNAMICS

    Effective skills for facilitating and leading teams

    Leadership, Negotiation and consensus building skills

  • SESSION XVIII: BUILDING STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIPS

    Resource Persons

    Arif Neky – Advisor, UN Strategic Partnerships Coordinator, SDG Philanthropy Platform, RCO Kenya
    Representatives from government, CSOs, donors, private sector and philanthropic organizations

  • CLOSING SESSION CONCLUSIONS, WRAP UP AND CLOSURE