Repositioning but Where – Is the UNDS Fit for Middle-Income Countries?

Author
Nils-Sjard Schulz
Content Type
Special Report
Institution
German Development Institute (DIE)
Abstract
After intense negotiations, the United Nations General Assembly has endorsed the reform of the United Nations Development System (UNDS). Most players in New York, including Secretary-General António Guterres and ambassadors to the United Nations, are optimistic that the UNDS will now take the multi-adjective route requested by the General Assembly (“more strategic, accountable, effective, transparent, collaborative, efficient, effective and result-oriented”).
Topic
International Affairs
Political Geography
Global Focus