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 High Level Round Table on Achieving Structural Transformation of LLDC Economies, Second UN Conference on Landlocked Developed Countries

03 Nov 2014

Vienna, Austria I am pleased to be part of this discussion on achieving structural transformation of the LLDC economies. Structural transformation is about diversifying national economies and moving them up the value chain. Done well, it will expand local and productive capacities, attract more in MORE

Helen Clark: Remarks at the launch of “Towards a Global Partnership for Development: The UN and Mexico’s South-South Cooperation”

31 Oct 2014

I am pleased to join you today for the launch of the publication:“Towards a Global Partnership for Development: The UN and Mexico’s South-South Cooperation”. This is a joint UN-Mexico effort, and I sincerely thank AMEXCID and its Executive Director, Juan Manuel Valle for the very good collaboration MORE

UNDP Administrator Helen Clark Opening speech at the 7th Ministerial Forum for Development in Latin America and the Caribbean

30 Oct 2014

I am delighted to be in Mexico for the 7th Ministerial Forum for Development in Latin America and the Caribbean. UNDP greatly appreciates Mexico’s willingness to host the forum. I greet all Ministers present from across Latin America and the Caribbean. UNDP very much values the ongoing support MORE

Helen Clark: Speech on “From the MDGs to a new set of Global Development Priorities”
 at the University of World Economy and Diplomacy

20 Oct 2014

Tashkent, Uzbekistan I thank the University of World Economy and Diplomacy under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan, and in particular Mr. Nodir Jumaev, Rector, for inviting me to speak to you today on progress on the Millennium Development Goals, and the current global debate on what sh MORE

Message from UNDP Administrator Helen Clark to mark the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty Day, 17 October

17 Oct 2014

Each year on International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, we can recommit to that goal, and, in the words of the UN Secretary-General's message for this day this year, plan for a world where no-one is left behind. Since 1990, the baseline date against which Millennium Development Goal progress MORE

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UN Development Chief reaffirms support to Typhoon Haiyan recovery

27 Mar 2014

  Manila  --  The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark today wrapped up a two-day visit to the Philippines focused on post-typhoon recovery and support for the peace process in Mindanao.   Helen Clark visited communities in Tacloban that were devamore

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UNDP chief: Inclusion and sustainability key to development progress in Viet Nam

24 Mar 2014

Hanoi – “In considering its next generation of reforms, Viet Nam can opt for an inclusive and sustainable development pathway,” said UN Development Programme Administrator Helen Clark in her keynote address at an international conference sharing international experience and lessons for Viet Nam. more

UN development chief wraps up official visit to Israel

24 Feb 2014

Jerusalem – United Nations Development Programme Administrator (UNDP) Helen Clark wrapped up an official visit to Israel last week which focused on that country’s development priorities and how its experiences could be shared with developing countries.   During her visit, Helen Clark met with Pmore

Two historic sites in Palestine revitalized through a new European Union and UNDP partnership

18 Feb 2014

Jerusalem - In the presence of the Prime Minister of the Palestinian Authority, Dr Rami Hamdallah, Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and EU Representative John Gatt-Rutter, the European Union and UNDP marked the launch of a new €5 million tourist developmemore

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

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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