Who are the decision makers?
The Resident Coordinator, who is the Executive Representative of the Secretary General, heads the UN Country Team in Nigeria and is also the Resident Representative of UNDP Nigeria.
UNDP Nigeria is managed by a Country Director who is responsible for ensuring the effective day-to-day management of UNDP Country Office and assumes overall responsibility for the UNDP programme and operations to ensure coherence and strategic direction of UNDP activities. The Country Director is supported by two Deputies, one for Programmes and one for Operations.
UNDP works in close collaboration with the Government of Nigeria through the Ministry of Budget and National Planning and other key Ministries, Departments and Agencies. The implementation of UNDP programme activities are carried out by Implementing Partners as appropriate, including National and State Government partners and civil society actors.