UNDP and the UN System
There are a number of UN Agencies, Funds, and Programmes that forms part of the United Nations Country Team (UNCT) in both Mauritius and Seychelles.
The UN Resident Coordinator system which encompasses all organizations of the United Nations dealing with operational activities for development aims to bring together the UNCT to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of operational activities at the country level.
The UNDP Resident Representative assumes the role of Resident Coordinator of the United Nations system for Mauritius and Seychelles as the designated representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for development. The UN Resident Coordinator's Office is managed and administered through UNDP in pursuant to its mandate from the United Nations General Assembly. UNDP has also taken on the day-to-day management of United Nations common premises and common services in the country, and it supports a number of smaller resident UN agencies and non-resident UN agencies in the areas of procurement, recruitment, payments, travel services, etc.
Please click on the links for the composition of the Resident Coordinator’s Office
UN agencies in the country
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)
Joint United Nations Programme for HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS)
International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
International Organization for Migration (IOM)
United Nations Educational Scientific Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN HABITAT)
United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
The World Health Organization (WHO)