The UN Resident Coordinator (RC) leads the Resident Coordinator System at the country level and represents the UN Secretary General to the Government of China and the UN Country Team (UNCT). The UN RC is the primary interlocutor for the UNCT with the Head of State and Government. The RC has an equal relationship with and responsibility to all UNCT members. The UN Resident Coordinator’s Office (UNRCO) supports the UN Resident Coordinator in his/her roles and functions.
Mr. Nicholas Rosellini is the current UN Resident Coordinator.
The UN Resident Coordinator’s Office (UNRCO) in China provides inter-agency coordination support to the UN Country Team and its various theme-groups, including strategic planning, programme and operations management, policy guidance, as well as knowledge management, advocacy and communications. The ultimate objective is to enhance UN coherence and improve overall programme impact to better achieve results.
Read more about the Resident Coordinator system at the United Nations Development Group website