Launch of the International Centre for Human Development in India
The newly established International Centre for Human Development, set up by the Ministry of Human Resource Development and the Indian Institute for Advanced Study in collaboration with UNDP, was officially launched with the inaugural address by Prof. Amartya Sen on ‘Human Development in the Post 2015 era’.
Other distinguished speakers included-
Shri. Jairam Ramesh, Union Minister for Rural Development
Lord Meghnad Desai, Emeritus Professor, London School of Economics and Political Science
Dr. Ajay Chhibber, UN Assistant Secretary General, UNDP Assistant Administrator and Director, UNDP Regional Bureau for the Asia Pacific