Lise Grande

The UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in India

Opinion Piece by UNDP Resident Representative

Interviews with UNDP Resident Representative



Addressing Climate Change and Sustainable Energy is Crucial to Meet India’s Energy Shortage

New Delhi - “While India has made major progress in the supply of electricity and modern forms of energy, a large part of the population still lives in a state of energy deprivation,” said Dr. R.K. Pachauri, Director-General, The Energy and -Resources Institute (TERI) and Chairman of the Intergmore


Gender Equality a Pressing Development Challenge, says UNDP Head in India

In an interview to UN Radio, Lise Grande, UNDP Resident Representative says that ensuring gender equality is one of the "most pressing" development challenges facing India today. India currently ranks 136 out of 186 countries in the UN's Gender Inequality Index. more

United Nations Condemns Gang-Rape and Murder of Teenage Girls in Uttar Pradesh and Calls for Justice

Statement by Lise Grande, United Nations Resident Coordinator; Dr Rebecca R Tavares, Representative, UN Women’s India Multi Country Office and Louis-Georges Arsenault, UNICEF Representative to India. New Delhi - The UN in India condemns the brutal gang-rape and murder of two teenaged girls on the nimore


India Election Diary 2014: World’s Biggest Elections Come to an End

Varanasi, one of the oldest cities in the world went to polls in the final phase of India’s national elections. As the world’s largest democratic exercise came to a close, 67 percent of an estimated 830 million voters had cast their ballot across the country. Witnessing the elections were 43 membersmore

About Lise Grande

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