UN Development Programme (UNDP)

Level: Beginner

The United Nations Development Program is focused on promoting development around the world. UNDP works in some 170 countries and territories, helping to achieve the eradication of poverty, and the reduction of inequalities and exclusion. They help countries to develop policies, leadership skills, partnering abilities, institutional capabilities and build resilience in order to sustain development results.

Topics:

1. Combating corruption in development projects in the developing world

2. Strengthening data for sustainable development


Delegates: Send your position papers by October 26 to cuimun.xxiv.undp@gmail.com

Study Guide


 Natalie Chung

Director

Natalie Chung

20, "Singaporean (regularly confused as British)"

Occupation: IR Student at the London School of Economics

MUN Experience: Chaired YorkMUN before Ashvini got her A-level results

Hobbies: Finding (and exploiting) free stuff (usually food and drinks!)

Fun Fact: Maria, Ashvini and I are starting a girl band

 Dimitra Psychari

Assistant Director

Dimitra Psychari

22, Greek, Canadian, USA

Occupation: Currently finishing my LLM in Human Rights at Cardiff University, USG Logistics of SheffMUN and WelshMUN

MUN Experience: CUIMUN 2018 will be my 26th conference

Hobbies: Badminton, listening to rock music, writing poetry and looking at cute pictures of cats, cigarette contraband

Fun Fact: At middle school I thought MUN was for nerds. I use foul language in a way even a lorry driver in the M6 could get red like a tomato

 Henry Winckle

Assistant Dirextor

Henry Winckle

22, Swedish / Australian / Italian

Occupation: European Social and Political Studies at UCL

MUN Experience: Being in Maria’s UCLMUN Soc committee. Also a few conferences.

Hobbies: Sci-fi and campaigning for the Lib Dems oɐɯן ʇɐɥʇ ɥʇıʍ ʞɔnן poob

Fun Fact: I am a pirate. ARRRRRRRRRRRRRR