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


Statements

Statement to the 29th Meeting of the International Monetary and Financial Committee

12 Apr 2014

Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme and Chair of the United Nations Development Group Statement to the International Monetary and Financial Committee 29th Meeting Washington D.C. Positive but fragile recovery: global growth prospects for 2014 At the beginning of more

Helen Clark: Lecture at University of Auckland Law School on the Role of the Rule of Law and Access to Justice in Development

01 Apr 2014

Helen Clark Administrator, United Nations Development ProgrammeReflections on the Role of the Rule of Law and Access to Justice in DevelopmentLecture atUniversity of Auckland Law School Auckland, New ZealandIntroductionMy thanks go to the New Zealand Human Rights Lawyers’ Association and the Centre more

Helen Clark: Keynote Address at the International Conference on Economic Reforms for Inclusive and Sustainable Growth: International Experience and Lessons for Viet Nam

24 Mar 2014

CHECK AGAINST DELIVERYKeynote Address by Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator        at the International Conference on Economic Reforms for Inclusive and Sustainable Growth: International Experience and Lessons for Viet Nam, Hanoi, Vietnam24-25 March 2014It is a pleasure fomore

Helen Clark: Speech at the UN Security Council’s public briefing on Post-conflict Peacebuilding

19 Mar 2014

Statement by Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator and Chair of the UN Development Group at the UN Security Council’s Public Briefing on Post-conflict Peacebuilding United Nations, New York Madam President, Since the Peacebuilding Architecture was established in 2005, the United Nations has made importmore

Statement by UNDP Administrator Helen Clark on International Women's Day

08 Mar 2014

This year’s International Women’s Day theme – Equality for Women is Progress for All – states a simple truth.  No country will reach its full potential if its female citizens do not enjoy full equality.  As the 2015 end date of the Millennium Development Goals nears, and as discussmore

Press Releases

UNDP, Spain sign new multi-year strategic partnership

10 Nov 2009

Agreement to reduce poverty and tackle climate change Madrid — The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark and Spanish Secretary of State for International Cooperation, Soraya Rodriguez, signed here today a multi-year Strategic Partnership Agreement for close to &more

UN's response to help countries battered by disasters across Asia

05 Oct 2009

Bangkok — UN Development Programme Administrator Helen Clark said today that in reaction to the widespread disasters that struck Asia and the Pacific last week, the United Nations is responding with rapid support teams in Bhutan, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, the Philippines, Samoa and Tongamore

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator, to visit the DRC

10 Jun 2009

Kinshasa - The United Nations is involved at the highest level in giving its support to the Congolese authorities in rebuilding the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).Following a mission last March by the UNDP's Assistant Administrator and Regional Director of the Africa Bureau to the DRC, Administrmore

Latin American ministers discuss crisis induced unemployment and poverty

22 Feb 2010

UNDP Administrator, Helen Clark, presents Nobel Laureate, Mohammad Yunus, with a plaque naming him ‘champion of the world’s poor’.New York — Over 35 ministers and officials in charge of social affairs, representing 17 countries throughout Latin America, met today at the Umore

UNDP chief calls for increased social protection in the Pacific

10 Feb 2010

Helen Clark in Vanuatu meets the Prime Minister Edward Natape. Port Vila, Vanuatu – The ongoing economic and financial crisis presents an opportunity to implement social protection programmes in the Pacific that address the needs of the vulnerable, said United Nations Development Programme 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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