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 Opemore

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 sigmore

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 Developmore

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

Press Releases

ITC and UNDP join forces to bring Palestinian women back to business

16 Feb 2014

Ramallah - The International Trade Centre (ITC) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in partnership with the Business Women Forum-Palestine (BWF), today launched a new project to empower Palestinian women business owners and help build capacity to ensure that they are better enamore

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Humanity remains deeply unequal despite impressive progress, says UNDP report

29 Jan 2014

New York – A sustained reduction in inequality requires a shift to more inclusive growth patterns – supported by redistributive polices and changes in social norms – says a report launched today by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark. The richest one percent ofmore

Combatting Inequality Key to Combatting Poverty, Says UN Development Chief

21 Jan 2014

London – Despite evidence that inequality prevents countries from developing in a wide number of areas, little progress has been made combatting it, said United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark today at the London School of Economics where she was giving a lecture at thmore

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UNDP Administrator visits Bahrain for launch of regional report on water governance

30 Nov 2013

Manama-- The Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Chair of the United Nations Development Group (UNDG), Helen Clark, just completed a visit to the Kingdom of Bahrain for the launch of the UNDP Regional Report “Water Governance in the Arab Region: Managing Scarcity andmore

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Violence against women is not acceptable and can be prevented

25 Nov 2013

New York – Every year, at least two million women and girls are trafficked into prostitution, forced slavery, and servitude. Up to 60 percent of women experience some form of physical or sexual abuse during their lifetime. On the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the 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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