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Who are the decision makers?

The Resident Coordinator (RC) in Ghana is the designated representative of the Secretary General for development operations and leader of the United Nations Country Team (UNCT). The Resident Coordinator, who also holds the appointment as the UNDP Resident Representative (RR), reports to the Secretary General through the UNDP Administrator. The Resident Coordinator assumes overall responsibility for the operational and development activities of the United Nations system carried out at country level in conformity with the objectives and priorities of the government, and mandates and objectives of the United Nations system organisations.

The UNDP Resident Representative in Ghana is supported by a Country Director and a Deputy Country Director. Together with the Head of Programmes and an Economics Advisor, these make up the senior management of UNDP in Ghana.

Our Senior Management

  1. Vacant                                Resident Representative
  2. Rokya Ye-Dieng                  Deputy Resident Representative (Operations)
  3. Louis Kuukpen                    Assistant Resident Representative (Programmes)
  4. Radhika Lal                         Economics Advisor

Mrs. Gladys Ghartey
Head of UN Systems
Ministry of Finance
P.O.Box M40,Accra
Tel : 0302 686147 /Ext207



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