Sweden continues commitment to support UNDP by pledging $58.6m for 2015Sep 3, 2015The Swedish Government announced its continued commitment to the United Nations Development Programme by making a 2015 core contribution of $58.6m, or 495m Swedish Kroner, to help UNDP support the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals and fulfill its coordination role for the UN system.
Global Goals campaign announced with UNDP as key partnerSep 3, 2015As world leaders prepare to adopt the UN’s Global Goals for Sustainable Development, the biggest ever collaboration of campaigners, artists, sports stars, performers and companies unite to tell seven billion people in seven days “It’s Time To Change The World”
Without credible elections peacebuilding activities cannot take placeSep 3, 2015Credible and inclusive elections are at the core of UNDP’s electoral assistance and a main strategy in the UN’s efforts to prevent electoral violence and conflict, a UNDP Executive Board Side Event heard today.
Youth project provides jobs to displaced people in YemenSep 2, 2015A community based project in Yemen provides jobs to displaced young people to help create awareness around water and sanitation.
Satellite images show scale of destruction in YemenSep 2, 2015Satellite images released by UNDP and UNOSAT-UNITAR show the recent destruction of markets, buildings, roads and bridges, as well as private homes and businesses, as a result of the ongoing fighting in Yemen.
Eight countries to sharpen long-term climate change adaptation strategiesSep 1, 2015FAO and UNDP join forces under German-funded initiative to raise profile of agriculture in climate change planning
“UNDP deeply involved in visionary agenda for sustainable development” – UN Development ChiefSep 1, 2015The new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will guide global development for a generation after they are formally adopted by Heads of States and Governments at the end of this month, the UN Development Programme’s (UNDP) Administrator Helen Clark told the Organization’s governing body today at UN Headquarters.
Helen Clark: Statement to the Second Regular Session of the UNDP Executive BoardSep 1, 2015United Nations - New York, USA
Helen Clark: Speech to the Fourth World Conference of Speakers of ParliamentAug 31, 2015United Nations - New York, USA
01 Sep 2015:An AIDS-free generation was simply unimaginable
Latest Speeches and Statements
- 01 Sep 2015:Helen Clark: Statement to the Second Regular Session of the UNDP Executive Board
- 31 Aug 2015:Helen Clark: Speech to the Fourth World Conference of Speakers of Parliament
- 29 Aug 2015:Helen Clark: Speech at World Assembly of Women on “Women’s Empowerment through Sanitation”