UNDP Administrator Helen Clark
Helen Clark: Speech at Opening of the High Level Segment Convention on Biological Diversity COP-13
Dec 2, 2016
Helen Clark: Speech at a Special High-Level Luncheon Event: “Biodiversity and Sustainable Development” Convention on Biological Diversity COP-13
Dec 2, 2016
- Helen Clark: Statement on World AIDS Day 2016 Dec 1, 2016
Helen Clark: Keynote Speech at the event “Transparency in Development Cooperation: Much done, Much Left To Do”
Nov 30, 2016
Kenyan International Conference Centre - Nairobi, Kenya
Helen Clark: Speech at the Opening Ceremony of the Second High Level Meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation
Nov 30, 2016
UNDP Administrator Helen Clark, global leaders convene on partnerships needed to meet the Sustainable Development Goals
Nov 28, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator and Chair of the UN Development Group Helen Clark will visit Nairobi, Kenya to participate in the Second High-Level Meeting (HLM2) of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation to take place 28 November–1 December 2016.
UNDP and Kuwait Partner for Stabilisation and Resilience in Iraq
Nov 21, 2016
The Government of Kuwait contributed US$2 million today to UNDP’s Funding Facility for Immediate Stabilization (FFIS). The objective of the FFIS is to support the Government of Iraq's ability to respond to the needs of people in areas that have been liberated from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). Based on priorities identified by the Government of Iraq and local authorities, FFIS helps to quickly repair public infrastructure, provides grants to small businesses, boosts the capacity of local government, promotes civil engagement and community reconciliation, and provides short-term employment through public works schemes.
New Report ‘Transitioning from the MDGs to the SDGs’ calls for collaboration to ‘Deliver as One’
Nov 10, 2016
UNDP and the World Bank released its new report ‘Transitioning from the MDGs to the SDGs’ today, coinciding with the UN System Chief Executives Board for Coordination's (CEB) Second Regular Session of 2016. The session brings together United Nations System Principals to enhance UN system-wide coherence and coordination on a broad range of issues of global concern. The launch of the report is timely as the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development has set the vision for the next 14 years of global action.
UN Development Chief Concludes Visit to Ecuador
Oct 19, 2016
UNDP Administrator Helen Clark wrapped up a three day visit to Ecuador yesterday where she participated in the UN Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III), met with government officials, and traveled to Cayambe north of Quito to visit development projects.
Sustainable development in cities is critical to achieving most of the 2030 Agenda
Oct 17, 2016
The 2030 Agenda and the new Sustainable Development Goals provide a powerful illustration of the challenges and opportunities cities present. The Habitat III Conference, the largest global development conference in 2016, aims to secure renewed political commitment for sustainable urban development, assess accomplishments to date, tackle urban poverty and identify and address new and emerging challenges.