The United Nations Development Programme was created in 1956 by the General Assembly of the United Nations. Its influence stretches across the globe as it helps nations establish democratic governance, reduce poverty, carry out crisis prevention and recovery, solve environmental and energy issues, and prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS.
"UNDP Involvement in Bosnia and Herzegovina,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 13
, Article 24.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol13/iss3/24