UNDP and National Institute of Administrative Research Sign Agreement on Leadership Development for the Civil Services
Apr 25, 2012
New Delhi: The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the National Institute of Administrative Research (NIAR), Government of India, have signed a letter of agreement to enable the implementation of activities under the Pathways for an Inclusive Indian Administration (PIIA) project. Under this agreement, NIAR will establish a Leadership Development Cell which will undertake research to gather best practice from India and abroad, develop training materials and elaborate policy recommendations that will complement the National Training Policy. This initiative is one component of a wide ranging partnership between UNDP and the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) of the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions which aims at developing capacities for an inclusive and results-oriented civil service.
One Day on Earth (11.11.11)
Nov 11, 2011
On 11 November 2011 (11.11.11), people across the world participating in the ‘One Day on Earth’ project captured an unprecedented global video snapshot of a single 24-hour period. The videos below highlight stories of joy and struggles of everyday life from our project locations across India as captured on 11.11.11.
State Level Consultation Workshop on National Rural Livelihood Mission
Jul 23, 2010
Date: 23 July, 2010 | Venue: Ranchi, Jharkhand
Remarks by Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme, at Symposium on Millennium Development
Mar 9, 2010
Date: 09 March, 2010
PAHELI Dissemination Workshop
Apr 20, 12
Date: 20 April 2012 | Venue: Madhya Pradesh | A workshop to disseminate findings and results of PAHELI (Peoples Assessment of Health, Education and Livelihood) was held in Rajgarh district of Madhya Pradesh on 20 April 2012. PAHELI is a community monitoring tool, rolled out as part of the Government of India-United Nations Joint Programme on Convergence, in eight districts of seven UNDAF states to monitor sectoral schemes and local progress towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals.
The Fear that Stalks: Gender-based Violence in Public Spaces
Apr 18, 12
Date: 18 April 2012 | Venue: New Delhi | The United Nations Development Programme, Centre for Equity and Zubaan organized launch of the book ‘The Fear that Stalks: Gender-based Violence in Public Spaces,’ edited by Sara Pilot and Lora Prabhu. The book was released by chief guest Indira Jaising, Additional Solicitor-General and Caitlin Wiesen, Country Director, UNDP India.
World Information Technology Forum (WITFOR) 2012 - Plenary Session 3: “Networks – Connecting People”
Apr 16, 12
Date: 16 - 18 April 2012 | Venue: New Delhi | The International Federation of Information Processing, in partnership with the Department of Information Technology, is organizing the 2012 World IT Forum (WITFOR), which features India’s development success in the IT sector. UNDP India, which has supported a range of project activities and implemented ICT projects with the Government and civil society partners, is a development partner of the WITFOR.
Lecture Series - Capabilities and Human Development: The Critical Role of Social Institutions and Social Competencies
Apr 12, 12
Date: 12 April 2012 | Venue: New Delhi | UNDP India has organized a series of lectures, which is envisioned as a platform for fostering debate and dialogue on a broad range of development concerns. The inaugural lecture was presented by Prof. Frances Stewart, an emeritus Professor of Development Economics at the University of Oxford and Director of Centre for Research on Inequality, Human Security and Ethnicity.
Workshop on Strengthening Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojan
Feb 23, 12
Date: 23 February, 2012 | Venue: New Delhi | A joint workshop organized by the Emmanuel Hospital Association and UNDP examined learnings from a joint project on strengthening the Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojna (RSBY) through community mobilization and sensitization of hospital staff in meeting the healthcare needs of RSBY cardholders.
National Public Private Partnership Meet on NTFP
Feb 3, 12
Date: 03 February, 2012 | Venue: New Delhi |A national public-private partnership meet on Non-Timber Forest Products (NTFPs) was organized by the National Rural Livelihoods Mission, Ministry of Rural Development in partnership with UNDP.
Consultation on Climate Change Financing
Jan 14, 12
Date: 14 January 2012 | Venue: New Delhi | Organized by: the Department of Economic Affairs, Government of India and UNDP
International Anti-Corruption Day 2011
Dec 9, 11
Date: 09 December 2011 | Venue: UN Conference Hall, New Delhi
HIV Sensitive Social Protection: Evidence and Way Forward
Aug 23, 11
Date: 23 August 2011 | Venue: New Delhi | Organized by: UNDP, NACO
Expert Group Consultation on the Gender Issues in the Microfinance Institutions (Development and Regulation) Draft Bill 2011
Aug 17, 11
Date: 17 August, 2011 | Venue: New Delhi | Organized by: UNDP, Gender Community
IHC Lok Sangeet Sammelan: Sounds of the Forests
Aug 6, 11
Date: 06-07 August 2011 | Venue: New Delhi | Supported by: UNDP
Screening of the Film Revealed: Himalayan Meltdown
Jul 19, 11
Date: 19 July 2011 ! Venue: New Delhi | Co-produced by: UNDP The film documents changes in glaciers in five Asian countries and their effect from the mountains to the sea. It also examines how communities in Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India and Nepal seek to adapt to their shrinking mountain habitat.
Jun 1, 11
Date: 01-05 June, 2011 | Venue: New Delhi To mark World Environment Day, Green Haat showcased India’s environment heritage through forest handicrafts, herbal and medicinal products and forest based recipes at Dilli Haat.
Biodiversity Film Festival 2011
Jun 1, 11
Date: 01-04 June | Venue: New Delhi | Organized by: Centre for Media Studies-Environment | Hosted by: the Ministry of Environment and Forests
Country Director, UNDP India visits Orissa Disaster Rapid Action Force, Cuttack Unit
May 14, 11
Date: 14May, 2011 Caitlin Wiesen, Country Director, UNDP India visited the Orissa Disaster Rapid Action Force (ODRAF), Cuttack Unit on May 14 and interacted with personnel engaged in disaster management in the state.
Felicitation Ceremony: Equator Prize 2010
May 13, 11
Date: 13 May, 2011 | Venue: Orissa | Organized by: UNDP India Chief Minister of Orissa Shri Naveen Patnaik will felicitate Equator Prize 2010 winner Samudram Women’s Federation.