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: Closing Remarks at The Abu Dhabi Ascent Conference in Support of Climate Summit 2014

05 May 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Closing Remarks at The Abu Dhabi Ascent Conference in Support of Climate Summit 2014 Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates My task is to report on what has come out of the Abu Dhabi Ascent – with a focus on deliverables for the UN Secretary General’s Climate Summit in New more

Helen Clark: Statement at the Abu Dhabi Ascent: Conference In Support Of the UN Climate Summit 2014

04 May 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator on "The Importance of Action to Combat Deforestation and Tropical Forest Degradation in Tackling Climate Change” at the Abu Dhabi Ascent Conference in Support of the UN Climate Summit 2014 Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates There is considerable global momentum on more

Helen Clark: Speech at the 2014 EU High Level Resilience Forum

28 Apr 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator at the 2014 EU High Level Resilience Forum Brussels, Belgium Introduction

 Thank you, Commissioner Georgieva, for inviting me to speak at the first EU High Level Forum on Resilience.   As a development organization, UNDP is very aware of the highly detrimentalmore

Speech at the Opening of the First High Level Meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation,

15 Apr 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Speech at the Opening of the First High Level Meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation, Mexico City, Mexico I thank our Mexican hosts for organizing this first High Level Meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-omore

Statement to the Development Committee

12 Apr 2014

Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme and Chair of the United Nations Development Group Statement to the Development Committee Washington D.C. Over the past few decades the world has witnessed important and in some cases remarkable development advances, and progresmore

Press Releases

China: UNDP engages youth on low-carbon lifestyle for a greener future

17 Oct 2010

Shanghai — “Climate change will be a challenge to achieving the Millennium Development Goals, but it can also be an incredible opportunity for countries such as China to leapfrog old technologies and lead the world in embracing a new low-carbon future,” said Mr. Subinay Nandy, Unitmore

Dervis thanks staff, outlines development challenges ahead

26 Feb 2009

Visit Photo Gallery | Kemal Derviş biography New York – On his last day at UNDP, outgoing Administrator Kemal Derviş thanked the staff for their dedication to the goals of the organization and outlined some of the development challenges ahead.  “We have made impressive stridmore

Helen Clark unanimously confirmed as new head of UNDP

31 Mar 2009

The United Nations General Assembly this aftrenoon unanimously approved Helen Clark of New Zealand as the new Administrator of the UN Development Programme (UNDP) for a term of four years.  Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon nominated Helen Clark last week to replace outgoing Administrator Kemal Dervi&more

Helen Clark: Effective alliances between state and market are required

04 Nov 2009

Public policies focused on human development can ensure a better distribution of the fruits of growth, said ClarkSantiago - Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) called for a more effective alliance between the State and the market during a lecture delivered tmore

UNDP and Korea to create new Seoul policy centre for global development

23 Nov 2009

Agreement Marks Shift in UNDP-Korea PartnershipSeoul - The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator HelenClark and Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Yu Myung-hwan, signed here today two landmark agreements which underpin a new working relationship between UNDP and the Remore

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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