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: First Regular Session of the UNDP Executive Board

27 Jan 2014

CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY Statement of Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator to the First Regular Session of the UNDP Executive Board 2014 United Nations, New York, 27 January 2014 at 10 am Mr. President, Members of the Executive Board, Colleagues and friends, I welcome you all to this first regular se MORE

Helen Clark: The London School of Economics, International Growth Centre Public Lecture "The next global development agenda: From aspiration to delivery"

21 Jan 2014

London, UK - My thanks go to the London School of Economics and the International Growth Centre for this opportunity to discuss the prospects for the post-2015 development agenda. I also commend the International Growth Centre for the role it is playing in providing independent and research-based ad MORE

Helen Clark: Speech at Launch of “Empowering Lives, Building Resilience – Development Stories from Europe and Central Asia” on Sustainable Energy

11 Dec 2013

New York 10:30 a.m. Excellencies, It is my pleasure today to launch the third volume of the series: “Empowering Lives, Building Resilience: Development Stories from Europe and Central Asia”. Its theme, sustainable energy, is particularly timely as the United Nations Decade of Sustainable Energy for MORE

Helen Clark: Speech at the Global Launch of the 2014 State of Energy Report for Dubai

10 Dec 2013

Speech by Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator, at the Global Launch of the 2014 State of Energy Report for Dubai New York Excellencies,   Ladies and Gentlemen, Today we mark the global launch of the first State of Energy Report for Dubai, which has been developed in a partnership between Dubai st MORE

Helen Clark: Speech at the UNDP and UNESCO Featured Event: Widening Local Development Pathways: The Creative Economy and the Post-2015 Development Agenda

10 Dec 2013

Speech by Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator, at the UNDP and UNESCO Featured Event:Widening Local Development Pathways: The Creative Economy and the Post-2015 Development AgendaUNHQ, New YorkIt is a pleasure to be part of this presentation of the conclusions of the Creative Economy Report 2013 on “Wid MORE

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Small island states get boost for moving into renewable energy

08 Dec 2010

CANCUN — Some of the smallest and most vulnerable island nations in the world will benefit from a new initiative aimed at increasing these countries’ access to renewable sources of energy.This follows the signing in Cancun today of a memorandum of understanding between the Alliance of more

UNDP and Norway sign a new two-year agreement

06 Dec 2010

UNDP chief Helen Clark and Ambassador Morten Wetland of the Norwegian Mission to the UN sign and formalize the Norway-UNDP Programme Cooperation Agreement.(Photo: UNDP) NEW YORK, 06 December 2010 - The Norwegian Government renewed its strong and longstanding commitment to development issues tmore

Africa: Stronger cross-border ties key to social and economic progress

10 May 2011

Istanbul — Integrated regional investments in roads and power, coupled with pro-poor policy, could lead to an accumulated 10 percent increase in the continent’s standard of living between 2012 and 2020, says a new report released today at the Fourth UN Conference on the Least Developed Countries (LDmore

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Latin American ministers at the UN discuss social policies to boost opportunities

06 May 2011

Business leader Carlos Slim opens the Fourth Latin American Ministerial Forum on Development New York — More than 30 ministers and officials responsible for social issues from 16 Latin American countries met today at the United Nations headquarters to debate how governments and the private sector camore

Head of UNDP focuses on Turkmenistan's regional role during visit

02 May 2011

Ashgabat – UNDP Administrator Helen Clark concluded a two-day official visit to Turkmenistan today which focused on that country’s leadership role in the region. Helen Clark met with President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov for a frank discussion on the continuation of their work together 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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