For his part, United Nations Development Programme
Legal Adviser, Dr.
9:00 AM to 10:15 AM--Plenary: Dima Al-Khatib, United Nations Development Programme
Since 1 July 1999, Mark Malloch Brown has been the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme
, the UN's global development network.
The UCC also manages the United Nations Standards Products and Services Code(R) (UNSPSC)(R) for the United Nations Development Programme
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, ADMINISTRATIVE AGENT UNDG IRAQ TF
At a black tie awards gala on November 10, Silicon Valley leaders and representatives from program partners the United Nations Development Programme
, The World Bank Institute, and Santa Clara University, will honor all 25 for their pioneering work in developing technology for the benefit of humanity.
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, GOVERNMENT OF NETHERLANDS
The UNSPSC is a widely adopted global standard for classification of products and services developed by the United Nations Development Programme
GOVERNMENT OF JAPAN, UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
, MPTFO-UN Action agst Sexual Violence in Conflict(UNAOO)
Moderated by the eloquent Shashi Tharoor, Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information at the United Nations, the panel discussion will feature George Rupp, President and CEO of The International Rescue Committee; Ken Bacon, President of Refugees International; and Ameera Haq, Deputy Assistant Administrator and Deputy Director of the Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery at the United Nations Development Programme
A new report by the United Nations Development Programme
(UNDP) recommends developed and developing countries alike to take certain broad steps to cut global poverty levels in half by 2015, a key objective stemming from a historic agreement on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) reached by the international community in September 2000.