Lise Grande

The UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in India

Opinion Piece by UNDP Resident Representative

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

11 Nov 2013

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


Too Much or Too Little: Communities Adapt to Extreme Weather Conditions in Odisha

A UNDP partnership with the government of Odisha supported by the Australian Agency for International Development is enabling communities in Puri district to adapt to extreme weather events. As a result of efforts to strengthen community water management systems, crop yield has increased more than tmore


Promoting Women’s Leadership in Sports

01 Oct 2013

Venue: New Delhi “The Indian society is still not open to seeing women wear shorts and play sports,” said Zainab Khan, the twenty-year-old female soccer player from India’s capital city, New Delhi. Speaking on the sidelines of a roundtable on women’s soccer in India, organized by the Centre more

About Lise Grande

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