Lise Grande

The UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in India

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Discovery Channel Documentary: The World's Biggest Election

Discovery Channel premiered the documentary 'Revealed: World's Biggest Election' recounting the Election Commission of India's logistical feat of managing the largest democratic election in the world. The documentary uncovers the various unknown aspects of the electoral process - the story behind thmore

Social Media and Technology could be a Powerful Force to Create a More Equal Society by 2030

21 Sep 2014

Noted filmmaker Shekhar Kapur, Actor Sushant Singh Rajput, UNDP Head Lise Grande and a host of innovators speak at the India Social Good Summit in IIT-Delhi today New Delhi - “Social media is changing the way we live and relate to each other” said noted filmmaker Shekhar Kapur. The challenge inmore


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


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

27 Nov 2013

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

About Lise Grande

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