Lise Grande

The UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in India

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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

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

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

Why India Needs to Worry About the Post-2015 Development Agenda?

21 June 2014, New Delhi - On June 9, the first articulation of the development objectives of the Narendra Modi government, as President Pranab Mukherjee delivered his inaugural address to a joint sitting of both Houses of Parliament after the elections to the 16th Lok Sabha, he said, "My govermore

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

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