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: Statement at the Annual Meeting of the International Monetary and Financial Committee

11 Oct 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP AdministratorStatement at the
Annual Meeting of theInternational Monetary and Financial Committee Washington D.C.Two weeks ago, at the UN Secretary-General’s Climate Change Summit and the opening of the UN General Assembly, leaders from governments, civil society, and business alik MORE

Helen Clark: Lecture on “From the MDGs to a New Set of Global Development Priorities” at ADA University

03 Oct 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator
 Lecture on “From the MDGs to a New Set of Global Development Priorities” at ADA University Baku, Azerbaijan My thanks go to Rector Dr. Hafiz Pashayev and ADA University for inviting me to speak to you today on the current global debate on what should succeed the Mi MORE

Helen Clark: Speech at the IV Baku International Humanitarian Forum

02 Oct 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP AdministratorSpeech at theIV Baku International Humanitarian ForumBaku, Azerbaijan It is my pleasure to represent United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at this opening of the IV International Humanitarian Forum. At the outset, let me thank his Excellency, the President MORE

Helen Clark: Speech at the Special Event to Commemorate the 40th Anniversary of Bangladesh's Membership of the United Nations

26 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Speech at the Special Event to Commemorate the 40th Anniversary of Bangladesh's Membership of the United Nations United Nations, New York 

 I am pleased to be part of this event celebrating the 40th anniversary of Bangladesh's membership of the United Nations. 

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Helen Clark: Speech at the International Support Group for Lebanon

26 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator and Chair of the UN Development Group Speech 
at the International Support Group for Lebanon United Nations, New York Lebanon is paying a heavy price for the ongoing Syria crisis.   Hard won development gains and the country’s precious stability are threatened, MORE

Press Releases

Combatting Inequality Key to Combatting Poverty, Says UN Development Chief

21 Jan 2014

London – Despite evidence that inequality prevents countries from developing in a wide number of areas, little progress has been made combatting it, said United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark today at the London School of Economics where she was giving a lecture at thmore

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UNDP Administrator visits Bahrain for launch of regional report on water governance

30 Nov 2013

Manama-- The Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Chair of the United Nations Development Group (UNDG), Helen Clark, just completed a visit to the Kingdom of Bahrain for the launch of the UNDP Regional Report “Water Governance in the Arab Region: Managing Scarcity andmore

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Violence against women is not acceptable and can be prevented

25 Nov 2013

New York – Every year, at least two million women and girls are trafficked into prostitution, forced slavery, and servitude. Up to 60 percent of women experience some form of physical or sexual abuse during their lifetime. On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the more

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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

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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