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: Opening Speech at the Equator Prize 2014 Award Ceremony

22 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Opening Speech at the Equator Prize 2014 Award Ceremony Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York      Thank you all for joining us tonight for the 2014 Equator Prize Award Ceremony as we recognize outstanding local and indigenous initiatives on sustmore

Helen Clark: Speech at the “Towards a Deforestation-Free Future: The Demand-Side Challenge” Side Event

22 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP AdministratorSpeech at the“Towards a Deforestation-Free Future:  The Demand-Side Challenge” Side EventUnited Nations, New YorkIt is a great pleasure for UNDP to be co-hosting this event on the demand side measures needed to support a deforestation-free future. At the outset, cmore

Helen Clark: Opening Speech at a Ford Foundation Event on “The Forest and Climate Challenge: Business, Government and Indigenous Community Leaders Call for Action”

22 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP AdministratorOpening Speech at a Ford Foundation Event on“The Forest and Climate Challenge: Business, Government and Indigenous Community Leaders Call for Action”Ford Foundation, New YorkI congratulate the Ford Foundation and the Climate and Land Use Alliance, for putting together more

Helen Clark: Opening Remarks at the Session on More about Broadband: From the MDGs to the Post-2015 Agenda Meeting of the Broadband Commission

21 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Opening Remarks at the Session on More About Broadband: From the MDGs to the Post-2015 Agenda Meeting of the Broadband Commission Yale Club, New York There are now fewer than 500 days left for the achievement of the MDGs – goals which rallied the international communmore

Helen Clark: Opening Remarks at the Broadband Commission Working Group on Gender Meeting

20 Sep 2014

Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Opening remarks at theBroadband Commission Working Group on Gender Meeting    Daily News Building, New YorkI am pleased to welcome you to this meeting of the Broadband Commission Working Group on Gender. Let me take this opportunity to thank UN Women fomore

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2013 – A Defining Moment for Achieving the MDGs

24 Sep 2013

Global leaders urgently call for the continued need to accelerate progress to address widening disparities With the deadline for the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) looming, global leaders are calling for the urgent need to continue the accelerated approach to meet the worldwide targets that hamore

UNDP Administrator Helen Clark completes official visit to China

04 Sep 2013

3 September, Beijing — United Nations Development Programme Administrator Helen Clark concluded a week-long visit to China today. Since arriving in China on 27 August, UNDP Administrator Helen Clark engaged in a busy schedule of bilateral meetings with state leaders, national counterparts, visiting more

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Big strides on Millennium Development Goals with more targets achievable by 2015: UN report

01 Jul 2013

Geneva – With some of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) already met, more targets are within reach by the 2015 target date, while challenges to achieving others must be urgently addressed, according to a new report launched today by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Based on comprehensive offimore

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UNDP seeks support to help alleviate the suffering of the Syrian people and host communities

07 Jun 2013

New York/Geneva - The ongoing conflict in Syria is undermining development, not only inside Syria, where the human consequences of the conflict are devastating – but also across the region, said the UN Development Programme (UNDP) at the launch of a US$4.4 billion humanitarian appeal for the victimsmore

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Myanmar progress inevitable, biggest challenge is poverty, UN Development Chief Says

06 Jun 2013

Nay Pyi Taw – Ending poverty is Myanmar’s biggest challenge going forward, but the South-east Asian country’s progress is inevitable, UN Development Programme (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark said today. “It's not a question of whether Myanmar will take off economically, I think it will,” Helen Clamore

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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