What's new in the HR Handbok

The updates to the HR Handbook as at 15 February 2017 have been posted at https://hr.un.org/handbook/source. Below is a list of the changes for your reference:

ST/SGB/2017/2             

Protection against retaliation for reporting misconduct and for cooperating with duly authorized audits or investigations  

ST/SGB/2017/1/Corr.1

Staff Regulations and Rules of the United Nations   

ST/SGB/2017/1             

Staff Regulations and Rules of the United Nations   

ST/SGB/2016/12           

Mandatory learning programme: United Nations Human Rights Responsibilities 

ST/SGB/2016/11           

Organization of the Office of Information and Communications Technology (OICT)  

ST/AI/2016/8              

Dependency status and dependency benefits  

ST/AI/2013/2/Rev.1 

Rental subsidies and deductions   

ST/AI/2016/9               

Language proficiency and language incentives  

ST/AI/2013/3/Amend.2

Official travel  

ST/AI/2016/4                  

Excess baggage, shipments and insurance  

ST/AI/2015/2/Rev.1     

Home leave   

ST/AI/2016/6                  

Mobility and hardship scheme  

ST/AI/2016/2                  

Repatriation Grant   

ST/AI/2016/5                  

Settling-in grant 

ST/IC/2017/8                    

United States Executive Order dated 27 January 2017 suspending immigrant and non-immigrant entry into the United States of aliens from Iran (Islamic Republic of), Iraq, Libya, Somalia, the Sudan, the Syrian Arab Republic and Yemen  

ST/IC/2017/7                   

Hourly wage for household employees on G-5 visas   

ST/IC/2016/29/Corr.2    

Official holidays for 2017 at United Nations Headquarters  

ST/IC/2016/30/Corr.1     

Rental subsidies and deductions   

ST/IC/2017/3                    

Revised base salary scales for staff in the Professional and higher categories and staff in the Field Service category

ST/IC/2017/4                    

Payment of 2016 income taxes  

ST/IC/2017/5                    

Classification of duty stations and special entitlements for staff members serving at designated duty stations  

ST/IC/2017/6                    

Revised definition of “immediate family” for the purposes of the G visa  

ST/IC/2016/13/Amend.1

Renewal of the United Nations Headquarters-administered health insurance programme, effective 1 July 2016 

ST/IC/2016/30                    

Rental subsidies and deductions  

ST/IC/2016/29/Corr.1       

Official holidays for 2017 at United Nations Headquarters  

ST/IC/2016/29                    

Official holidays for 2017 at United Nations Headquarters  

ST/IC/2016/28                    

Establishment of mission areas for purposes of relocation grant   

ST/IC/2016/27                    

Membership of the Joint Harassment Prevention Boards  

ST/IC/2016/26                    

Practice of the Secretary-General in disciplinary matters and cases of criminal behaviour, 1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016 

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