Lise Grande

The UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in India

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Social Media and Technology could be a Powerful Force to Create a More Equal Society by 2030

21 Sep 2014

Noted filmmaker Shekhar Kapur, Actor Sushant Singh Rajput, UNDP Head Lise Grande and a host of innovators speak at the India Social Good Summit in IIT-Delhi today New Delhi - “Social media is changing the way we live and relate to each other” said noted filmmaker Shekhar Kapur. The challenge inmore

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Jobless Growth in India "Worrying" for Policy Makers

The economic growth that India has experienced over the last ten years has, many would say, been impressive, but there are concerns that too few new jobs have been created to meet the needs of the country's massive population of 800 million. The growth has lifted millions of people out of poverty,more

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Oasis of Ability

United Nations Volunteers provide crucial support to the Malsawm Initiative, a school for differently-abled children in Churachandpur, Manipur.   more

Celebrating the Idea of SEWA: Towards Human Development through Women’s Livelihood Security

27 Nov 2013

In an international workshop organised between 27 November 2013 and 29 November 2013 at Ahmedabad in partnership with the Self Employed Women’s Association (SEWA), organizations from 15 countries shared experiences on Institutional Innovations for Women’s Livelihoods. Experiences on innovative gendmore

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UN MDG Report 2014: Poverty, Malnutrition and Sanitation Remain Concerns for India

16 Jul 2014

The new Millennium Development Goals Report 2014 examines the latest progress made towards achieving the MDGs. It shows that millions of people’s lives have improved due to concerted global, regional, national and local efforts to achieve the MDGs, which serve as the foundation for the next global dmore

About Lise Grande
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Lise Grande is the UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in India.

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