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Remarks to the Security Council

Open debate on the maintenance of international peace and security: addressing the impacts of climate related disasters on international peace and security  


First Regular Session of the UNDP Executive Board

Statement to the First Regular Session of the UNDP Executive Board  


Economic Commission for Africa

Remarks at the Commemoration of the 60th Anniversary Celebration of the Economic Commission for Africa  


International Volunteer Day

Administrator’s Statement on International Volunteer Day - 5 December  


Day of Persons with Disabilities

Administrator’s Statement on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities - 3 December  


World AIDS Day

Administrator's statement on World AIDS Day, 1 December 2018  


Global South-South Development Expo 2018

Remarks at the High-Level Opening Ceremony of the Global South-South Development Expo 2018  


International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

Statement by the Heads of UN agencies, UNDP, UNICEF, UN WOMEN and UNFPA, calling for solidarity with survivors and survivor advocates and women’s human rights defenders who are working to prevent and…  


2018 Adam Smith Prize Awarded to UNDP Administrator Achim Steiner

Guided by the maxim “People will do anything for money, even the right thing”, the German Forum Ökologisch-Soziale Marktwirtschaft - FOES - awards the Adam Smith Prize for Environmental Economic…  


Public event with the SDG Charter Signatories

Speech at public event with the SDG Charter Signatories  

UNDP Around the world