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: Speech at the Open Government Partnership (OGP) High-Level Side Event on “Theme: Citizen Action, Responsive Government” 69th session of the UN General Assembly

24 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Speech at the Open Government Partnership (OGP) High-Level Side Event on “Theme: Citizen Action, Responsive Government” 69th session of the UN General Assembly United Nations, New York CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY I am pleased to join you to mark the third year of the Ope MORE

Helen Clark: Statement at the High-Level Meeting on Ebola

25 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator and Chair of the UN Development Group Statement 
 at the High-Level Meeting on Response to the Ebola Virus Disease Outbreak United Nations, New York We have heard today about the magnitude of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. It is a formidable public health crisis MORE

Helen Clark: Speech at the Friends of Yemen Meeting

24 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator and Chair of the United Nations Development Group Speech at Friends of Yemen Meeting United Nations, New York It is particularly timely to be holding this meeting of the Friends of Yemen just days after a UN-brokered Peace and National Partnership Agreement was sig MORE

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

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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

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Empowering women and closing gender gaps in Africa under spotlight at Tokyo conference

31 May 2013

Yokohama – The importance of gender equality and the empowerment of women in driving development in Africa will be the focus of a high-level panel moderated by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark at the Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD V)more

Post-2015 goals must prioritise sexual, reproductive health, rights, and gender equality, UNDP Chief says

30 May 2013

Kuala Lumpur – UN Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark spoke at the Women Deliver conference today on the importance of a renewed global development agenda giving priority to sexual and reproductive health and rights, gender equality, and women's empowerment. Life has changed 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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