Lise Grande

The UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in India

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Impunity and Immunity in Cases of Violence Against Women Continue to be the Norm, says Indira Jaising, India’s Additional Solicitor General

“Provisions for penalizing complainants must be removed as they tend to discourage reporting rather than support the victim,” said Jaising at the inaugural United Nations Public Lecture  New Delhi, 25 November 2013 -  Delivering the inaugural United Nations Public Lecture, Ms. Indira Jaismore


Consultation on Developing Human Resources for Strengthening Panchayati Raj Institutions

New Delhi - A consultation to share best practices on personnel recruitment at local government level aimed at strengthening the capacity of panchayati raj institutions and training institutions was organized on 19 November 2013. more

Swedish and Indian Companies Explore Business Models that Include the Poor as Consumers, Producers and Suppliers

New York, New Delhi, November 11, 2013 — Leading Swedish and Indian companies gathered in New Delhi during the Sweden-India Nobel Memorial week to share examples of how businesses have developed innovative models not only to achieve commercial success, but also contribute to development outcomes, anmore


India’s Capital City and Human Development

The Delhi Human Development Report 2013 released in August provides a comprehensive analysis of Delhi’s performance on human development indicators. The Report notes that while Delhi has one of the highest per capita incomes in the country, there has been significant informalization of the labour fomore

About Lise Grande

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