Management and Reform Section

The Management and Reform Section serves as the U.S. delegate to the General Assembly’s Fifth Committee and other UN committees which have responsibility for administrative and budgetary matters. The Section works diligently to strengthen the oversight and functions of the United Nations and bodies within the UN system.

The Section coordinates the U.S. position on the UN’s multi-billion-dollar budgets for operations, including special political missions. war crimes tribunals, and peacekeeping operations. The Section seeks to ensure that UN programs and activities are efficient, effective, and properly managed. In addition, in cooperation with our Economic and Social Section, the Management and Reform Section provides oversight of the voluntarily funded UN Funds and Programs, including for the UN Development Programme (UNDP), UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF), and UN Population Fund (UNFPA).

Hotline for Waste, Fraud and Abuse at the United Nations

The United States is committed to eliminating waste, fraud, and abuse at the United Nations. To report corruption, malfeasance, waste, or retaliation at the United Nations, please contact us at We will use our best efforts to protect your identity.

Office of Inspector General Hotline for Waste, Fraud and Abuse at the U.S. Department of State/Broadcasting Board of Governors

To report fraud, waste, abuse, mismanagement, or violations of Federal laws, rules, and regulations relating to the U.S. Department of State or Broadcasting Board of Governors programs and operations, please contact the Office of Inspector General Hotline at Such information includes allegations concerning contracts, grants, public corruption, conflict of interest, and other criminal or serious non-criminal misconduct involving employees, contractors/sub-contractors, and grantees/sub-grantees.