Lise Grande

The UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in India

Opinion Piece by UNDP Resident Representative

Interviews with UNDP Resident Representative



UN MDG Report 2014: Poverty, Malnutrition and Sanitation Remain Concerns for India

16 Jul 2014

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


Contributing to Energy Saving: Recognition to UNDP

28 Jun 2014

S.N. Srinivas, Programmme Officer with UNDP India has been awarded the Hitech’s 2014 India’s Leading Energy Saving Expert Award for his contribution to energy saving in the steel sector. The Award was presented by HITEC India, a non-profit organization that aims to promote IT solutions, next generatmore


Addressing Climate Change and Sustainable Energy is Crucial to Meet India’s Energy Shortage

28 Jun 2014

New Delhi - “While India has made major progress in the supply of electricity and modern forms of energy, a large part of the population still lives in a state of energy deprivation,” said Dr. R.K. Pachauri, Director-General, The Energy and -Resources Institute (TERI) and Chairman of the Intergmore


Gender Equality a Pressing Development Challenge, says UNDP Head in India

In an interview to UN Radio, Lise Grande, UNDP Resident Representative says that ensuring gender equality is one of the "most pressing" development challenges facing India today. India currently ranks 136 out of 186 countries in the UN's Gender Inequality Index. more

About Lise Grande

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