Question: Recently, Achim Steiner was appointed as the Administrator of which global organization?
- On April 12, 2017, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres appointed Achim Steiner of Germany as the new Administrator of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP).
- On this post, he will replace Helen Clark.
- Earlier, Achim Steiner was employed in the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP).
- UNDP serves to reduce poverty, to improve social development and to encourage women empowerment.
- It was established in the year 1965.
- Its headquarters is in New York City.