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 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

Helen Clark: Statement at the High Level Plenary Meeting on The role of good governance and the Post-2015 Development Agenda

09 Dec 2013

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Opening statement at the High Level Plenary Meeting on The role of good governance and the Post-2015 Development Agenda on the occasion of the commemoration of International Anti-Corruption Day 2013 UN HQ, New York, 9 December, 9:30am It is a pleasure to jo MORE

Helen Clark: Speech at Launch of UNDP Regional Bureau of Arab State Report on “Water Governance in the Arab Region: managing scarcity and securing the future”

28 Nov 2013

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Speech at Launch of UNDP Regional Bureau of Arab State Report on “Water Governance in the Arab Region: managing scarcity and securing the future” Manama, Bahrain I am pleased to launch this new report from UNDP’s Arab States Bureau: Water Governance in the Arab Reg MORE

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UNDP chief concludes tour of Central Asia

25 May 2011

Tashkent – UNDP Administrator Helen Clark concluded a three day visit to Uzbekistan today.  She met yesterday with Uzbekistan’s President Islam Karimov, who expressed his support for the role played by UNDP in Uzbekistan’s development. While in Uzbekistan, Helen Clark also met with Mr. Rustam Amore

Regional integration and development gains in Kazakhstan

19 May 2011

Astana - UNDP Administrator Helen Clark ended a three day visit to Kazakhstan today which focused on the country’s impressive development progress and its partnership with UNDP and the broader UN system. Helen Clark met today with President Nursultan Nazarbayev to discuss a range of issues, inclumore

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Norwegian Crown Prince continues to speak out for world’s poor

12 May 2011

Oslo — The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today announced that Norway’s Crown Prince Haakon is to continue as a Goodwill Ambassador, advocating globally on behalf of poor, marginalized and vulnerable communities around the world. Extending his commitment for a further two years, the Crmore

UNDP Chief lauds Kyrgyzstan’s Democratic Transition and MDG Progress

16 May 2011

Bishkek — The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark concluded a two-day visit to Kyrgyzstan today which highlighted the country’s recent democratic transition and the progress it has made on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Helen Clark met today with Kyrgyzstmore

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UNDP Administrator concludes visit to Nigeria, says country’s success is Africa’s success

06 Oct 2011

Abuja – UNDP Administrator Helen Clark has ended her official visit to Nigeria – with a call at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the National Assembly and a tour of projects in the megacity of Lagos. “I have seen the windows of opportunity which can drive the development of Nigmore

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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