The Global Centre of Excellence on Gender Statistics (CEGS) has a governance structure oriented towards efficiency and the simplification of decision-making processes, as well as to provide strategic guidance.
An Executive Board and a Technical Advisory Board, to which the CEGS staff serves as a Secretariat, compose the governance structure.
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The Executive Board is the oversight body of the CEGS. As of September 2018, the Board is composed of senior representatives from UN Women and INEGI with both decision-making power and technical authority on gender statistics. The Executive Board meets annually, with the possibility of organizing additional virtual ad-hoc meetings as needed. All decisions of the Executive Board will be made by consensus.
The Technical Advisory Board (TAB) is the governance body that provides technical advice, provides feedback and inputs to the CEGS´s work programme. International organizations form part of the Technical Advisory Board. The member organizations are: