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: Speech at the Launch of the Financing Recovery for Resilience Report

10 Jul 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Speech at the Launch of the Financing Recovery for Resilience Report United Nations, New York I am very pleased to join you today for the launch of this Financing Recovery for Resilience report. This Report examines the role which pooled financing mechanisms can pl MORE

Helen Clark: Opening Statement at the United Nations High-Level Meeting to Undertake the Comprehensive Review and Assessment of the Progress Achieved in the Prevention and Control of NCDs

10 Jul 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Opening Statement at the United Nations High-level Meeting to Undertake the Comprehensive Review and Assessment of the Progress Achieved in the Prevention and Control of NCDs United Nations, New York I am delighted to be speaking alongside my colleague Dr. Margaret C MORE

Helen Clark: Opening Speech at the UNDP Side Event on Accelerating Progress, Sustaining Results: Transitioning from MDGs to SDGs

09 Jul 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Opening Speech at the UNDP Side Event on Accelerating Progress, Sustaining Results: Transitioning from MDGs to SDGs ECOSOC, United Nations, New York I am pleased to welcome you to this event on accelerating and sustaining progress in the transition from the MDGs to Su MORE

Helen Clark: Opening Remarks and Moderation Notes at the Interactive Dialogue of the UN High-Level Political Forum on “A Universal Integrated Policy Agenda to Implement Rio+20 and Realize the Future We Want”

07 Jul 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Opening Remarks and Moderation Notes at the Interactive Dialogue of the UN High-Level Political Forum on "A Universal Integrated Policy Agenda to Implement Rio+20 and Realize the Future We Want" United Nations, New York Welcome to this High-Level Political MORE

Helen Clark: Speaking Notes for the Media Roundtable on Illegal Logging, Timber Trade, and REDD+ at the United Nations Environment Assembly

26 Jun 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP AdministratorSpeaking Notes for the Media Roundtable onIllegal Logging, Timber Trade, and REDD+at theUnited Nations Environment AssemblyNairobi, Kenya•    I am delighted to address you today on behalf of FAO, UNDP, UNEP, UNODC and Interpol. •    By spe MORE

Press Releases

African musicians join the UN in a song to end poverty by 2015

14 May 2010

8 Goals for Africa music video to be screened across South Africa during World CupJohannesburg, South Africa – Helen Clark, the chair of the UN Development Group which brings together all UN agencies working in development, today launched 8 Goals for Africa, a campaign song by eight of Africa&more

Biodiversity, MDGs top Helen Clark's Tanzania agenda

10 May 2010

brightcove.createExperiences(); Helen Clark continues her four country visit to Africa, meeting today with Tanzania’s Minister for Finance and Economic Affairs, Mustafa Mkulo to discuss the country’s progress towardmore

Helen Clark concludes her visit to Bangladesh

15 Nov 2010

Dhaka, Bangladesh — Bangladesh's vulnerability to climate change was a key focus of the three day visit of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark. During the visit, the Administrator met with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and other senior ministers in her cabinet,more

Tanzania makes progress on education and deepening democracy

11 May 2010

Dar es Salaam - On the last day of her four-day official visit to Tanzania, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) chief Helen Clark met with President Jakaya Kikwete to discuss Tanzania’s progress on a range of Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), including high primary school enromore

UN Development Chief in South Africa to highlight the MDGs

12 May 2010

Helen Clark, the Administrator of UNDP, arrives in Johannesburg on 12 May for a three-day official visit where she will meet with President Jacob Zuma and other senior government officials and host a discussion on gender in South Africa with women leaders from business, politics, academia and the more

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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