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Helen Clark visits Ethiopia's first commodity exchange

Upon hearing the starting bell opening the markets at the Ethiopian Commodity Exchange, Ethiopian traders in green jackets flooded the floor, shouting and pushing.  UNDP Administrator Helen Clark, who had done the ringing, smiled.“This is very, very exciting,” Clark said.  “This Exmore

UNDP, China Lay Plans for Expanded Partnership

Beijing – United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark, accompanied by Senior UNDP Officials, completed her three-day China visit today in which she met with state leaders and senior government officials to lay the groundwork for a new era of cooperation with China. Thmore

UNDP Administrator visits Chile

Helen Clark began a three-day trip to Chile today, meeting with President Michelle Bachelet and Foreign Minister Mariano Fernandez Amuntategui.  She also spoke to UN Resident Coordinators at the beginning of their annual meeting, stating that until the global recession hit, and notwithstanding the more

Japan to strengthen development partnerships with UNDP

25 November 2009 -- The Government of Japan and the United Nations Development Programme agreed to intensify cooperation for peace-building in Afghanistan and Pakistan during UNDP Administer Helen Clark’s visit to Japan from 24 to 25 November 2009.  During a two-day stay in Japan, Miss Clark hmore

UNDP Administrator makes second visit to Washington

Helen Clark made her second visit to Washington, D.C., as UNDP Administrator this week, where she kicked off the Women’s Foreign Policy Group’s “Women in Power” luncheon series with keynote remarks discussing the challenges to development in the midst of the global recession.more

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UNDP Administrator Helen Clark responds to questions from bloggers in a special meeting during the Social Good Summit in New York City at the 92nd Street Y on 21 September 2014. #2030Now, the theme of the two-day Summit, asks the question “What type of world do I want to live in by the year 2030?” and engages a diverse audience in a global conversation on the impact of technology and new media on social good initiatives. Photo: Dylan Lowthian/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/UNDP