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.
UNDP Administrator Helen Clark
Helen Clark: Keynote Speech at the ‘Giant’s Summit’Apr 29, 2016Mount Kenya Safari Club - Nanyuki, Kenya
Helen Clark: Speech at the Renaming of Minsk School #130 in honor of Ruth Waller Minsk, BelarusApr 25, 2016Minsk, Belarus
Helen Clark: Speech at High-Level Thematic Debate on Achieving the Sustainable Development GoalsApr 21, 2016United Nations - New York, USA
EU and UNDP renew partnership on electoral assistanceApr 15, 2016United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark and European Union (EU) Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica met today to reaffirm the long-standing partnership on electoral assistance. They signed the revised European Commission-UNDP Electoral Assistance Guidelines, which aim to enhance the EC-UNDP collaboration on electoral assistance on the ground.
UNDP tops global index for international aid transparency for second consecutive yearApr 12, 2016UNDP remains the most transparent aid organisation in the world, according to a leading global ranking released today.
United Nations Development Programme appoints acclaimed actor Michelle Yeoh as Goodwill AmbassadorMar 15, 2016New York - The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today appointed award-winning action heroine Michelle Yeoh as its newest Goodwill Ambassador. The Malaysian-born actress will focus on raising awareness and mobilizing support for the recently launched Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
End of UNDP Administrator's visit to Mali: “The foundations for the achievement of sustainable development and peacebuilding goals are in place”Feb 9, 2016Ms. Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and President of the United Nations Development Group (UNDG) ended her three-day visit to Mali conducted within the framework of the country’s cooperation with UNDP.
UN agencies warn humanitarian needs growing in Syria and region: nearly US$8 billion urgently needed in 2016Jan 12, 2016With Syria’s war heading towards a 6th year and with no end to the conflict in sight, UN humanitarian and development agencies today appealed to member states for US$7.73 billion in vital new funding for 2016 to help 22.5 million people in Syria and across the region.
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UNDP 2015 to 2016: Turning landmark opportunities into action
Helen Clark at the UNDP Executive Board