United Nations Development Program (UNDP)

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The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the UN’s global development network, an organisation advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life.

UNDP’s network links and coordinates global and national efforts to achieve the Millennium Goals, including cutting global poverty by half by 2015.

Microsoft’s initiatives with UNDP have focused on fostering IT capacity development by providing IT skills and finding ways to support broad UNDP goals – such as supporting democratic governance, health, disaster relief and the HIV/AIDS crisis – through technology solutions.