'Embracing volatility' at the UNDP and beyond

What makes an organization successful when shock and crisis is the new normal? How do you plan for the unforeseen? Devex spoke with Magdy Martinez-Soliman, UNDP assistant administrator, about a transformational year in development and the work left still to do.

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  • Michael Igoe

    Michael Igoe is a Senior Reporter with Devex, based in Washington, D.C. He covers U.S. foreign aid, global health, climate change, and development finance. Prior to joining Devex, Michael researched water management and climate change adaptation in post-Soviet Central Asia, where he also wrote for EurasiaNet. Michael earned his bachelor's degree from Bowdoin College, where he majored in Russian, and his master’s degree from the University of Montana, where he studied international conservation and development.