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: Opening Speech at the United Nations General Assembly High Level Event on Post-2015 on “Ending Poverty: Why Strong, Accountable Institutions Matter”

24 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator and Chair of the UN Development GroupOpening Speechat the     United Nations General Assembly High Level Event on Post-2015on “Ending Poverty: Why Strong, Accountable Institutions Matter” Ford Foundation, New YorkCHECK AGAINST DELIVERYI am very pleased more

Helen Clark: Statement at the Informal Ministerial Consultation on the Humanitarian and Development Situation in Syria and Neighboring Countries

23 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP AdministratorStatement at theInformal Ministerial Consultation on the Humanitarian and Development Situation in Syria and Neighboring CountriesUnited Nations, New YorkI am pleased to take part in this meeting. I have just returned from a visit to Lebanon with my colleague, Antonio more

Helen Clark: Keynote Speech on the “The Transformative Potential of REDD+: A Global Legacy in the Making”

24 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP AdministratorKeynote Speech on the“The Transformative Potential of REDD+: A Global Legacy in the Making”United Nations, New YorkThank you for inviting me to participate in this meeting.At the outset, let me recognise President Yudhoyono for his leadership on this agenda and for chamore

Helen Clark: Opening speech at the Climate Summit Forests Pavilion United Nations

23 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Opening speech at the Climate Summit Forests Pavilion United Nations, New York I am pleased to welcome you to the UN Climate Summit Forests Pavilion. A year ago Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon asked UNDP to facilitate the inclusion of Forests as a priority area of actmore

Helen Clark: Opening Speech at the Equator Prize 2014 Award Ceremony

22 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Opening Speech at the Equator Prize 2014 Award Ceremony Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York      Thank you all for joining us tonight for the 2014 Equator Prize Award Ceremony as we recognize outstanding local and indigenous initiatives on sustmore

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Philippines: UNDP gives US$ 5 million to help kick start Haiyan debris removal

18 Nov 2013

Millions more still urgently needed for rebuilding and recovery New York/Manila: As the international community continues to transport and distribute aid to the victims of typhoon Haiyan under extremely challenging circumstances, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has pledged US$ 5 milmore

Citizen insecurity thwarts Latin America’s development, says UNDP

12 Nov 2013

Regional Human Development Report recommends prevention, institutional reforms and long-term national agreement to tackle violence New York - Insecurity is a shared challenge that obstructs social and economic development in every country in Latin America, says a new UN Development Programme (UNDP)more

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UNDP Chief: Asia-Pacific economic miracle not yet a sustainable development path

08 Nov 2013

Vietnam meeting examines evolving challenges in the region and how to address them Hanoi -- “While we have witnessed an economic miracle in Asia-Pacific, it is clear that we have not yet seen a complete transformation towards a sustainable development path,” said UN Development Programme Administramore

UN Development Chief Visits Iran; addresses United Nations Day Celebration in Teheran

24 Oct 2013

Tehran – The head of the UN Development Group has wrapped up a three-day visit to Iran, saying that the country has made impressive human development progress, but that development challenges remained.   "In education, health, and income per capita, as measured in the annual Human Devmore

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UNDP leads multilateral organizations in global aid transparency

23 Oct 2013

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the top-ranked multilateral organization in aid transparency according to a leading global ranking released today. Publish What You Fund’s 2013 Aid Transparency Index recognized UNDP for its “ambitious” efforts to publish information beyond internatmore

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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