UNDG Blog

Albert Dayyeah

UN Liberia comes together to fill IT gap

Many people see the internet as the best means of communicating, reporting and sharing information while others see it as a link between people, offices, countries and the rest of the world. ...
Patrick Tammer

If you can’t measure it, you can’t manage it

During my internship with the United Nations Development Operations Coordination Office (UNDOCO), we organized a virtual innovation fair devoted to Real Time or Frequent Monitoring.  With only ...
Andrew Russell , Mjellmë Doli , Nora Sahatciu

Prototyping continuous collaboration in Kosovo*

When we set out to design a new Common Development Plan for the UN Kosovo Team in the fall of 2014, we decided to do things a bit differently. We were very interested in determining the substance ...
Kay Schwendinger

We can’t wait for a 21st century Noah to build an ark

Did you demonstrate for women’s rights, walking the streets on a “Reclaim the Night” march? Did you sit in a crowded room on Friday afternoon writing letters for Amnesty International to try to ...
Zumrad Sagdullaeva , Jakob Schemel

The wisdom of crowds: Asking the citizens in Lao PDR

Enough money, enough food, enough jobs, safety, and justice: The new global development agenda is about dignity respect for all the world’s people. What could be better, then, than making sure ...