For 50 years, UNDP has been charged with leading the U.N.'s "global war on want." Last week, the agency invited representatives of more than 120 countries to New York to help determine how UNDP could best serve them in meeting ambitious global commitments. So what's on UNDP's to-do list?

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  • Kelli Rogers

    Kelli Rogers is an Associate Editor for Devex. Based on the U.S. West Coast, she works with Devex's team of correspondents and editors around the world, with a particular focus on gender. She previously worked as Devex’s Southeast Asia correspondent based in Bangkok, covering disaster and crisis response, resilience, women’s rights, and climate change throughout the region. Prior to that, she reported on social and environmental issues from Nairobi, Kenya. Kelli holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri, and has since reported from more than 20 countries.