Oppose Handing UNDP Control of U.N. Country Activities

Publication Date: April 2007

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Brett D. Schaefer

Research Area: International relations

Keywords: International organizations; United Nations; reform; Thailand

Type: Brief

Coverage: United States


The U.S. should oppose proposals to give the UNDP, which has embraced some of the most autocratic regimes in the world, authority over U.N. country-level operations.