UNDP Administrator Helen Clark

UNDP Administrator Helen Clark Call to Action - Social Good Summit 2014 - UNDPUNDP Administrator Helen Clark discusses how technology, innovation, and new media can create valuable opportunities for increased citizen engagement and more inclusive development outcomes in an interview with Devex Assistant Editor Kelli Rogers on the "Step and Repeat" during the Social Good Summit in New York City on 21 September 2014. Photo: Dylan Lowthian/UNDPHelen Clark's Diary at the UN General Assembly


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Helen Clark: Opening Remarks at the Broadband Commission Working Group on Gender Meeting

20 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Opening remarks at theBroadband Commission Working Group on Gender Meeting    Daily News Building, New YorkI am pleased to welcome you to this meeting of the Broadband Commission Working Group on Gender. Let me take this opportunity to thank UN Women fo MORE

Helen Clark: Keynote Speech at the International Day of Peace Symposium: The Things That Make For Peace

19 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Keynote Speech at the International Day of Peace Symposium: “The Things That Make For Peace” United Nations, New York Many thanks for inviting me to today’s International Day of Peace Symposium on “The Things That Make for Peace”. This year marks the thirtieth anni MORE

Helen Clark: Speech at the Launch of the Lebanon MDG Report and the "Integrated Service Provision at Local Level" Initiative

15 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Speech at the Launch of the Lebanon MDG Report and the "Integrated Service Provision at Local Level" Initiative Beirut, Lebanon   I am very pleased to be able take part in the launching of the 2013 Millennium Development Goals Report for Lebanon. & MORE

Helen Clark:

13 Sep 2014

CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Opening Speech at the World Assembly for Women 2014 High Level Roundtable Tokyo, Japan It is a great pleasure for me to attend this World Assembly for Women in Tokyo. Last year Prime Minister Abe spoke eloquently at the United Nations of his MORE

Helen Clark: Speech at the High-level Stocktaking Event on the Post-2015 Development Agenda

11 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator and Chair of the UNDG Speech at the High-level Stocktaking Event on the Post-2015 Development Agenda United Nations, New York Post-2015 is a big opportunity to accelerate human and sustainable development. It’s the opportunity for this generation of world leaders to MORE

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UN Development Chief named one of the world's 100 most powerful women

22 May 2013

New York – Forbes Magazine has named UN Development Chief Helen Clark one of the world’s 100 most powerful women for a ninth year, citing her focus on gender equality to promote sustainable growth and reduce poverty. “Beginning her second four-year-term as administrator of the lead agency in the UNmore

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Group of "Political Champions" pledges support to make Haiti disaster resilient

22 Apr 2013

Port-au-Prince - Three years after the 2010 earthquake that devastated Port-au-Prince, the Political Champions for Disaster Resilience are calling on the international community and the Haitian Government to take action to make Haiti more resilient to disasters. With the upcoming rainy season only more

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More international support needed for Jordan to cope with Syrian refugees, says UN development chief

11 Apr 2013

Amman, Jordan — Greater international support is needed for countries currently absorbing increasing waves of refugees fleeing Syria, including Jordan, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark said yesterday as she wrapped up a four-day visit to Jordan. The deterioramore

Arab post-2015 forum calls for active participation in shaping “the world we want”

10 Apr 2013

Amman, Jordan – Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah opened today the regional Arab Development Forum in Jordan launched by the United Nations Development Group (UNDG) as part of the worldwide UN led consultations on the global development agenda beyond 2015, when the current Millennium Developmentmore

“Rise of South” transforming global power balance, says 2013 Human Development Report

14 Mar 2013

Massive poverty reduction, middle-class expansion from major development gains in Africa, Asia, Latin America Mexico City — The rise of the South is radically reshaping the world of the 21st century, with developing nations driving economic growth, lifting hundreds of millions of people from povemore

About Helen Clark

Helen Clark became the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme in 2009, and is the first woman to lead the organization. She also chairs the United Nations Development Group.

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