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 2014 UN Development Group Side Event on 
“Moving to Implementation: Findings from the UNDG Dialogues on Post-2015 Implementation”

25 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator and 
Chair of the UN Development Group 
 Opening Speech
 at the 
 2014 UN Development Group Side Event on 
“Moving to Implementation: Findings from the UNDG Dialogues on Post-2015 Implementation” United Nations Trusteeship Council, New York As Chair of the UN Develop MORE

Helen Clark: Keynote Speech at the High-Level Side Event on “Reducing Risks from Water Related Disasters: A Must for the Post-2015 Development Agenda”

25 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Keynote Speech 
at the High-Level Side Event 
on “Reducing Risks from Water Related Disasters: A Must for the Post-2015 Development Agenda” United Nations, New York I thank the Governments of Peru, Switzerland, Tajikistan, and Thailand for the opportunity to address MORE

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 cha MORE

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Big strides on Millennium Development Goals with more targets achievable by 2015: UN report

01 Jul 2013

Geneva – With some of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) already met, more targets are within reach by the 2015 target date, while challenges to achieving others must be urgently addressed, according to a new report launched today by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Based on comprehensive offimore

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UNDP seeks support to help alleviate the suffering of the Syrian people and host communities

07 Jun 2013

New York/Geneva - The ongoing conflict in Syria is undermining development, not only inside Syria, where the human consequences of the conflict are devastating – but also across the region, said the UN Development Programme (UNDP) at the launch of a US$4.4 billion humanitarian appeal for the victimsmore

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Myanmar progress inevitable, biggest challenge is poverty, UN Development Chief Says

06 Jun 2013

Nay Pyi Taw – Ending poverty is Myanmar’s biggest challenge going forward, but the South-east Asian country’s progress is inevitable, UN Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark said today. “It's not a question of whether Myanmar will take off economically, I think it will,” Helen Clamore

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In Yokohama, a show of support for Africa’s development agenda as Japan pledges US$32 billion

03 Jun 2013

Yokohama - As the Tokyo International Conference for African Development (TICAD V) drew to a close, leaders from 50 African countries and international partners vowed to work hand in hand to deliver quality growth and sustainable development to Africa. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced himore

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Resilience: the key for sustainable growth and prosperity in Africa

02 Jun 2013

Yokohama – Building resilience to disasters and climate change will not only protect the fruits of development in Africa, but is also necessary to further propel inclusive growth in the continent, global leaders meeting in Japan agreed on Sunday. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan, speaking to headsmore

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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