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 Annual UNDP Meeting on Strengthening the Rule of Law

27 May 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator
 Speech at
 the Annual UNDP Meeting on Strengthening the Rule of Law United Nations, New York This important annual meeting with UNDP’s partners on our rule of law work is a good opportunity to take stock of our efforts to date, and consider how we can jointly strengt MORE

Helen Clark: Keynote Address at the High-level Event of the General Assembly on the "Contributions of North-South, South-South, Triangular Co-operation, and ICT for Development to the Implementation of the Post-2015 Agenda"

21 May 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Keynote Address at the High-level Event of the General Assembly on the "Contributions of North-South, South-South, Triangular Co-operation, and ICT for Development to the Implementation of the Post-2015 Agenda" United Nations, New York Thank you for invitin MORE

Helen Clark: Speech at the IBSA Fund Side Event on the "IBSA Fund in Partnership with the United Nations: Symbol of South-South Co-operation and Solidarity"

19 May 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Speech at the IBSA Fund Side Event on the "IBSA Fund in Partnership with the United Nations: Symbol of South-South Co-operation and Solidarity" United Nations, New York It is a pleasure to join you to celebrate the accomplishments of the India, Brazil, and MORE

Helen Clark: Statement at the Opening of the 18th session of the High-Level Committee on South-South Co-operation

19 May 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Statement at theOpening of the 18th session of the High-Level Committee on South-South Co-operationUnited Nations, New YorkMr. President,President of the General AssemblyExcellencies,Ladies and Gentlemen,It is my great pleasure to welcome you all to the opening of the MORE

Helen Clark: "Tackling Poverty, Inequality, and Environmental Unsustainability in the New Global Agenda: The Role of Solidarity and Advocacy”

18 May 2014

Many thanks for inviting me to address this Third World Congress of the ITUC.  I warmly remember attending your second Congress in Vancouver four years ago.   At that time, all our minds were very much on the fallout of the global financial crisis on the world’s peoples, many of whom had MORE

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UNDP Administrator visits Africa

30 Apr 2010

New York – UNDP Chief Helen Clark begins a four-country tour of Africa tomorrow to highlight progress towards the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in the run up to the MDGs Summit in September 2010.  She will travel to Mali, Burkina Faso, Tanzania, and South Africa.“Achieving the MDGsmore

Helen Clark praises Bahrain’s human development progress

19 Apr 2010

Helen Clark praises Bahrain’s human development progress and promises continued cooperation to support Bahrain’s development vision for the futureManama, 19 April 2010 – UNDP Administrator Helen Clark met today with HRH, Prince Khalifa bin Salman al-Khalifa, Prime Minister of Bahmore

Helen Clark emphasizes role of the Kingdom in addressing global development

18 Apr 2010

Helen Clark emphasizes growing role of the Kingdom in addressing global development challengesRiyadh, 18 April 2010 – UNDP Administrator Helen Clark met on Saturday with Prince Saud Al-Faisal Al Saud, Minister of Foreign Affairs, during her visit to the Kingdom—the first by a UNDP Adminimore

UNDP, China agree on new cooperation for development

22 Sep 2010

New York―The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Government of the People's Republic of China today signed a new agreement to strengthen their long-standing cooperation. The agreement centres on strengthening South-South cooperation, building on China’s success in liftimore

New report: Asia-Pacific has one of the world's worst gender gaps

08 Mar 2010

More women than ever are “disappearing” Few countries have laws prohibiting violence against women Lack of education and paid work for women is depressing economic growth New Delhi ― While Asia and the Pacific can take pride in the region’s vibrant economic tramore

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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