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: Remarks for Commemoration of UN Day in the Islamic Republic of Iran

22 Oct 2013

Helen Clark, UNDP AdministratorRemarks for Commemoration of UN Day in the Islamic Republic of Iran Excellencies,Colleagues of the United Nations Organizations,Ladies and Gentlemen, I am delighted to be with you today to celebrate UN Day 2013 in the Islamic Republic of Iran.  I thank tmore

Helen Clark statement on the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

17 Oct 2013

World leaders meeting a few weeks ago at the UN Special Event on the Millennium Development Goals underscored their commitment “to free humanity from poverty and hunger as a matter of urgency.” In their efforts to accelerate progress to meet the MDGs by their 2015 target date and agree to an ambitiomore

Helen Clark: Sydney Ideas Distinguished Speaker Lecture on “Sustaining the rise of the South – where from here, and the role of a renewed, universal global development agenda”

16 Oct 2013

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Sydney Ideas Distinguished Speaker Lecture“Sustaining the rise of the South – where from here, and the role of a renewed, universal global development agenda”University of SydneySydney, New South Wales, AustraliaThank you for inviting me to deliver the Sydney Ideas Dimore

Helen Clark: Speech at the 2013 Lambie-Dew Oration on “The World We Want: Health & Human Development in the 21st Century”

15 Oct 2013

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator “The World We Want: Health & Human Development in the 21st Century” The 2013 Lambie-Dew Oration For Sydney University Medical Society Sydney University, Australia I am pleased to join you at the University of Sydney for this year’s Lambie Dew Oration. My thanks gmore

Helen Clark: Statement to the to the Development Committee 88th meeting

12 Oct 2013

Statement by Helen Clark Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme and Chair of the United Nations Development Group to the Development Committee 88th meeting Washington, D.C. MDGs: charting the way forward In 2000, the Member States of the United Nations agreed on a bold visimore

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Regional integration and development gains in Kazakhstan

19 May 2011

Astana - UNDP Administrator Helen Clark ended a three day visit to Kazakhstan today which focused on the country’s impressive development progress and its partnership with UNDP and the broader UN system. Helen Clark met today with President Nursultan Nazarbayev to discuss a range of issues, inclumore

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Norwegian Crown Prince continues to speak out for world’s poor

12 May 2011

Oslo — The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today announced that Norway’s Crown Prince Haakon is to continue as a Goodwill Ambassador, advocating globally on behalf of poor, marginalized and vulnerable communities around the world. Extending his commitment for a further two years, the Crmore

UNDP Chief lauds Kyrgyzstan’s Democratic Transition and MDG Progress

16 May 2011

Bishkek — The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark concluded a two-day visit to Kyrgyzstan today which highlighted the country’s recent democratic transition and the progress it has made on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Helen Clark met today with Kyrgyzstmore

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UNDP Administrator concludes visit to Nigeria, says country’s success is Africa’s success

06 Oct 2011

Abuja – UNDP Administrator Helen Clark has ended her official visit to Nigeria – with a call at the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the National Assembly and a tour of projects in the megacity of Lagos. “I have seen the windows of opportunity which can drive the development of Nigmore

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Mongolia’s natural resource boom must benefit all citizens, says UN Development Chief

20 Oct 2011

Ulaanbaatar – The revenue generated from Mongolia’s abundant natural resources should benefit all of its citizens, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark said today wrapping up her three-day official visit to the country.  “I am convinced that natural resources camore

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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