UNDP Administrator Helen Clark India Visit 2010

As part of her five-day visit to India in 2010, UNDP Administrator Helen Clark visited Bhilwara district in Rajasthan to witness several innovations undertaken under the government’s flagship rural employment guarantee Act – the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act that are designed to promote greater transparency and accountability in practices. In Bhilwara, Ms Clark also interacted with women panchayat leaders to discuss greater women’s participation in decision making at local level.