Mr. Alain Noudehou was appointed as Deputy Special Representative in the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), Resident Coordinator, Humanitarian Coordinator and Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in August 2017.
Before this appointment, Alain served as the Chief of Staff and Director of the Executive Office of UNDP in New York. He brings to his new position extensive experience in international development and humanitarian affairs (since 2016). He previously served as United Nations Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in China (2014-2016) and United Nations Resident Coordinator, Humanitarian Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Zimbabwe (2010-2014). Mr. Noudehou also served as UNDP Country Director in Tanzania and Deputy Resident Representative in Rwanda in 2007 and 2004 respectively.
Prior to joining the United Nations, Mr. Noudehou held senior positions from 1996 to 2002 with the then CHF International Inc., an international non-governmental organization currently named Global Communities, Partners for Good.
Mr. Noudehou holds a master’s degree in public policy and management from Carnegie Mellon University in the United States. He completed his undergraduate degree at Tsinghua University, China.
The Office of the Resident Coordinator
The office of the United Nations Resident Coordinator’s Office (UNRCO) supports the Resident Coordinator, who is also the Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary General and the Humanitarian Coordinator as well as the Resident Representative of UNDP. The Resident Coordinator leads and coordinates the United Nations Country Team (UNCT), and the Resident Coordinator’s Office provides technical, advisory, organizational and management support to the UNCT and the Resident Coordinator.
Staff at the Resident Coordinator’s Office
Acting Head of the Resident Coordinator’s Office/Strategic Advisor
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Special Assistant to the Resident Coordinator/Coordination Specialist
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Judith Adania Jackson
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