In India since: 1951
About: UNDP works in almost 170 countries and territories, helping to achieve the eradication of poverty, and the reduction of inequalities and exclusion. We help countries to develop policies, leadership skills, partnering abilities, institutional capabilities and build resilience in order to sustain development results.
UNDP has worked in India since 1951 in almost all areas of human development, from democratic governance to poverty eradication, to sustainable energy and environmental management. UNDP’s programmes are aligned with national priorities and are reviewed and adjusted annually.
- Guwahati, Assam (for the North-East)
- Chandigarh, Haryana
- Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
- Mumbai, Maharashtra
- New Delhi
- Ranchi, Jharkhand
Focus Areas: Democratic Governance; Poverty Reduction; Environment and Energy
Nodal Ministry: Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance
Flagship Publication/s: Global Human Development Report