The Executive Committee is responsible for the day-to-day running of the Association. It usually holds four regular meetings each year. Vice-Presidents and Regional Representatives may also attend these sessions. In general, each member of the Committee is responsible for one of the aims or central activities of the Association, under the general policy guidance of ExCo and the Chairman.
The Executive Committee convenes, prepares for, and reports on the General Assembly. It issues information and reports on matters of interest to members and coordinates welfare support activities at the national level. It advises members on pension and staff health insurance issues, and maintains direct contact with the European Office of the United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund. It also maintains relations with other organizations, especially United Nations organizations, the Federation of Associations of Former International Civil Servants (FAFICS), the United Kingdom United Nations Association (UNA-UK), and Age UK. In addition close relations are maintained with the International Maritime Organization, which hosts the meetings of the Executive Committee.