The Speakers Corner helps connect think tanks, academia, the media and the public to a diverse group of experts who can speak to UNDP’s commitment to “empower lives” and build "resilient nations.” Our experts speak several languages and are located around the world, representing the organization’s global presence. They can be contacted on the following areas of UNDP’s work such as: sustainable development, democratic governance and peacebuilding, and climate and disaster resilience.
Mr. Nik Sekhran is the Director for Sustainable Development in the Bureau for Policy and Programme Support. In this role, he oversees work on development planning, inclusive sustainable growth, livelihoods and economic recovery, environment and natural resources management.
- A staff from our NGO partner talking with two of the 500 female dairy farmers we're working with. Grocery shelves are empty in Yemen because no one is able to grow food or make cheese. Even if farmers have food to deliver--the roads are blocked by bombed buildings and there's no fuel for trucks. Getting small farmers like these ladies to make food again are the first order of business to prevent malnutrition and hunger in Yemen: UNDP Yemen 3 hours ago
- Salt made preservation of food for long trade voyages across the Silk Road and sea routes possible, expanded ancient human civilizations and economies. These days we often take this essential mineral of life for granted. See its role in future human development. Tell us why salt is important for your country: 7 hours ago
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