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 Annual UNDP Meeting on Strengthening the Rule of Law

27 May 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator
 Speech at
 the Annual UNDP Meeting on Strengthening the Rule of Law United Nations, New York This important annual meeting with UNDP’s partners on our rule of law work is a good opportunity to take stock of our efforts to date, and consider how we can jointly strengt MORE

Helen Clark: Keynote Address at the High-level Event of the General Assembly on the "Contributions of North-South, South-South, Triangular Co-operation, and ICT for Development to the Implementation of the Post-2015 Agenda"

21 May 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Keynote Address at the High-level Event of the General Assembly on the "Contributions of North-South, South-South, Triangular Co-operation, and ICT for Development to the Implementation of the Post-2015 Agenda" United Nations, New York Thank you for invitin MORE

Helen Clark: Speech at the IBSA Fund Side Event on the "IBSA Fund in Partnership with the United Nations: Symbol of South-South Co-operation and Solidarity"

19 May 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Speech at the IBSA Fund Side Event on the "IBSA Fund in Partnership with the United Nations: Symbol of South-South Co-operation and Solidarity" United Nations, New York It is a pleasure to join you to celebrate the accomplishments of the India, Brazil, and MORE

Helen Clark: Statement at the Opening of the 18th session of the High-Level Committee on South-South Co-operation

19 May 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Statement at theOpening of the 18th session of the High-Level Committee on South-South Co-operationUnited Nations, New YorkMr. President,President of the General AssemblyExcellencies,Ladies and Gentlemen,It is my great pleasure to welcome you all to the opening of the MORE

Helen Clark: "Tackling Poverty, Inequality, and Environmental Unsustainability in the New Global Agenda: The Role of Solidarity and Advocacy”

18 May 2014

Many thanks for inviting me to address this Third World Congress of the ITUC.  I warmly remember attending your second Congress in Vancouver four years ago.   At that time, all our minds were very much on the fallout of the global financial crisis on the world’s peoples, many of whom had MORE

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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

UNDP, Spain sign new multi-year strategic partnership

10 Nov 2009

Agreement to reduce poverty and tackle climate change Madrid — The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark and Spanish Secretary of State for International Cooperation, Soraya Rodriguez, signed here today a multi-year Strategic Partnership Agreement for close to &more

UN's response to help countries battered by disasters across Asia

05 Oct 2009

Bangkok — UN Development Programme Administrator Helen Clark said today that in reaction to the widespread disasters that struck Asia and the Pacific last week, the United Nations is responding with rapid support teams in Bhutan, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, the Philippines, Samoa and Tongamore

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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