Olav Kjørven is UN Assistant Secretary-General and Director of the Bureau for Development Policy at United Nations Development Programme.
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Arab Development Forum
The Arab Development Forum will take place in Amman, Jordan, on 10 and 11 April 2013. High-Level Panel Member for Post – 2015 in the Arab region Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah of Jordan is expected to participate. The Forum will also be attended by Helen Clark, Chair of UNDG; and the UNSG’s Envoy on Youth, Ahmad Alhindawi. The Forum will provide an opportunity for participants from civil society, academia and the private sector from across the Arab region to identify priorities, challenges and generate ideas towards national visions on the post-2015 development agenda.
- 25 Sep 2014:Launching of the partnership between Formatech and UNDP Promoting the Millennium Development Goals
- 15 Sep 2014:Lebanon launches its MDGs Report 2013-2014: Slow progress on the poverty reduction and environmental sustainability goals
- 15 Sep 2014:Helen Clark Remarks at the launch for the Lebanon MDG Report and the ‘Integrated Service Provision at Local Level’ Initiative