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 detrimental MORE

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-o MORE

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 progres MORE

Press Releases

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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