United Nations Development Program


Luka Musicki

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United Nations Development Programme Background: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the United Nation’s global development network. UNDP advocates for change and connects countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. To accomplish the MDGs -> SDGs and encourage global development, UNDP focuses on these goals. Country’s Background: Chile is one of South America’s most stable economic nations, ranking 48th on the HDI (0.661), according to HDR.
Economic Partners: Chile has all interests in all economic development (Millennium Development Goals – MDG) within the Americas Region, especially with its domestic neighbors, like Argentina (2013), Mexico (2011) and El Salvador (2013). Historic Relevance: Chile has been a key member of the UNDP, since 1990 (according to UNDP – HDR data). Country’s Overall Policy/Country’s Position on the Topic: Chile is too much relying on the rich mineral deposits as its main export to China. It needs to diversity its resources. Current Action: Present Action: establishing diplomatic ties with countries with FTAs on agriculture, mining and finances Potential Solutions/Suggested Proposals: • Diversification of Resources (agricultural and mining sector) with other sectors, i.e. financial Extra Relevant Information: Chile is a founding member...