Nicola Harrington-Buhay, Deputy Director for Policy and Communications of the UN/UNDP Office Brussels answers 3 questions about the UNDP's work in Brussels and in the world.
ABOUT UNDP: UNDP is the UN's global development network, helping people meet their needs and build a better life. UNDP is on the ground in 166 countries, working as a trusted partner with governments, civil society and the private sector to help them find solutions to global and national development challenges.
World leaders have pledged to achieve the Millennium Development Goals, including the overarching goal of cutting poverty in half by 2015. UNDP's network links and coordinates global and national efforts to reach these Goals. Our focus is helping countries build and share solutions to the challenges of :
-Crisis Prevention and Recovery
-Environment and Energy