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- Co-Founder, Space Watch
- Inlaks Scholar, London School of Economics, UK
- Chair (Agriculture), World Information Technology Forum (WITFOR)
- International Development, Environment, UN and Global Governance, South-South Cooperation, ICT and e-governance
Prior to his role as Associate Director, FUNDS Project (New York / Geneva), Vikas Nath was the Special Advisor to the Executive Director and Head (Media and Communication), South Centre in Geneva, and before that as Policy Analyst with UNDP in New York. He has also worked with Ministry of Environment and Forests, Government of India.
Mr. Nath has founded number of global enterprises, networks and forums. He has worked in over 60 countries on agriculture, environment, development, ICT, e-governance and south-south cooperation.
Tag Archives: United Nations
Op-Ed: UN’s New Development Challenges – It is not about Aid but Policy Space
Op-Ed published in the Summer 2014 issue of New World published by the United Nations Association – UK (UNA-UK) . Two factors work against the UN’s current approach to international development. First, most countries no longer look to the Organization … Continue reading
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United Nations: New Issues, New Ideas, Not Enough Financing
Despite the ever-increasing demands and mandate given to the UN to be the key global driver for development, resources available to implement the development agenda have become more constrained and unpredictable. While the UN is getting better at tackling more … Continue reading
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