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13 Mar 2013
More than 100 delegates from over 20 countries met in Helsinki today to discuss how to make sure countries around the world can better prevent the fallout of conflicts, war and disasters from reversing the gains in development, economic growth and provision of services to their people in the future global development agenda.
12 Mar 2013
The United Nations and partners invite people all over the world to participate in setting the world’s future development agenda by voting in an innovative survey known as MY World, the United Nations global survey for a better world.
08 Mar 2013
Natura Cosméticos of Brazil, one of Latin America’s largest cosmetics firms, has pledged to provide new skills training to low-income sales representatives in Mexico as part of its commitment to the Business Call to Action (BCtA), a global anti-poverty initiative backed by the UNDP.
07 Mar 2013
UNDP Administrator Helen Clark called for scaled-up efforts globally to stop violence against women, calling it a weapon of war in much of the world and a major obstacle to equality and development.
05 Mar 2013
Development aid amounts to an investment in a more secure future for developed countries, which reap enormous benefits from better-fed, better-led emerging trade partners, UNDP Administrator Helen Clark said here Tuesday.
05 Mar 2013
Courses began last month to train over 150 United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) staff from nearly 50 countries in an international qualification from the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA), building greater transparency and performance effectiveness for one of the UN’s largest agencies.
28 Feb 2013
Some 100,000 small-scale entrepreneurs in Brazil will gain access to US $167 million in business loans following a commitment by Itaú Unibanco to the Business Call to Action (BCtA), a global initiative aimed at encouraging the private sector to fight poverty and backed by the UNDP.
27 Feb 2013
The International Center for Private Sector in Development is holding an inaugural meeting of its Executive Council on 28 February. The meeting will bring together senior UNDP official and other UNDP staff as well as representatives from Turkey’s government
27 Feb 2013
With about 1,000 days left until the MDG 2015 target date, national and international experts will exchange views on what has worked and what has not until now, and describe acceleration efforts that are being undertaken in the last stretch.
26 Feb 2013
UNDP today convenes an expert roundtable on expanding the use of mobile technologies to promote sustainable human development, including policymakers, social innovators, civil society, and the private sector.
26 Feb 2013
UNAIDS and UNDP back proposal to allow least-developed countries to maintain and scale up access to essential medicines
The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today launched a new Issue Brief TRIPS transition period extensions for least-developed countries.
21 Feb 2013
The eighth biannual Forum of the World Alliance of Cities Against Poverty concluded in Dublin today with bold promises to put words into action. More than 500 delegates from cities around the world met for two days to debate, discuss and deliberate on solutions to urban poverty challenges.
20 Feb 2013
Anyone with Internet access is invited to participate in this year’s bi-annual Forum of the World Alliance of Cities Against Poverty in Dublin this Wednesday and Thursday, 20 and 21 February.
20 Feb 2013
UN Development Programme (UNDP) Associate Administrator Rebeca Grynspan this week became the highest-ranking UN official to visit the Somali capital in two decades, calling this “an incredibly exciting moment” to build lasting peace.
19 Feb 2013
As the frequency, severity and economic losses of disasters continue to increase across the globe, Indonesia's President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono kicked-off a two-day global meeting on Tuesday by backing calls for hardwiring disaster management into the global development agenda.
15 Feb 2013
A broad coalition of experts convenes in Boston on Saturday to detail a new global effort to improve the health of the world’s imperiled oceans, notably through major financial assistance to developing countries worldwide.
11 Feb 2013
Helen Clark called Monday for swift, firm measures to halt a global surge in diseases such as cancer and diabetes, saying they belong “permanently on the global development agenda.”
11 Feb 2013
Long-term peace in Mali will require major investment in governance, along with humanitarian and early recovery support for the crisis-stricken West African country, Helen Clark said Monday.
11 Feb 2013
Mayors and other senior municipals authorities from more than 100 cities will convene next week in Dublin, Ireland to discuss, debate and deliberate solutions to growing urban poverty challenges made more severe by the current economic crisis.
08 Feb 2013
December’s Match Against Poverty held in Porto Alegre, Brazil raised US$360,000 for two youth-oriented projects - one in Brazil and one in Cape Verde, Africa.
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Latest Speeches and Statements
- 20 Oct 2014:Helen Clark: Speech on “From the MDGs to a new set of Global Development Priorities” at the University of World Economy and Diplomacy
- 17 Oct 2014:Message from UNDP Administrator Helen Clark on International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
- 16 Oct 2014:Helen Clark: Speech at the Launch of the Rule of Law Partnership with the Supreme Court of Uzbekistan