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: 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

Helen Clark: Speech at Poaching and Illicit Wildlife Trafficking: Towards Joint Action by the International Community

26 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Speech at Poaching and Illicit Wildlife Trafficking: Towards Joint Action by the International Community New York I am pleased to join you today at this very important luncheon on Poaching and Illicit Wildlife Trafficking. A year ago today, on the margins of the las MORE

Press Releases

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

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2013 – A Defining Moment for Achieving the MDGs

24 Sep 2013

Global leaders urgently call for the continued need to accelerate progress to address widening disparities With the deadline for the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) looming, global leaders are calling for the urgent need to continue the accelerated approach to meet the worldwide targets that hamore

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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