Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Keynote Speech on “Improved Global Governance to meet our Shared Challenges”
Feb 13, 2017
In my speech this morning I will comment on some trends in global governance – the governance we need in order to tackle challenges which are beyond the capacity of nation states to resolve on their own.
Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Speech at the World Government Summit Side Event on Youth and Governance: Perspectives on the UNDP Arab Human Development Report 2016
Feb 12, 2017
I am pleased to join you at this World Government Summit Side Event on Youth and Governance: Perspectives on the Arab Human Development Report 2016.
Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Speech at the Private Sector Platform Launch at the World Green Economy Organisation Dubai International Financial Centre
Feb 11, 2017
It is a pleasure to participate in this launch of the Private Sector Platform of the Dubai Green Economy Partnership (GEP). The ten founding members of GEP and GEP’s global partners have key roles to play in promoting the transition to green and low-carbon economies. I commend the leadership of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and GEP Patron who has fully backed this initiative.
Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator Keynote Speech at the Global Dialogue for Happiness
Feb 11, 2017
I am pleased to deliver this keynote speech on the topic: “Where is Happiness on the Global Agenda?” My thanks go to the Government of the United Arab Emirates for hosting us today.
Magdy Martínez-Solimán: Statement at "Youth, Innovation and SDG Achievement" event
Feb 2, 2017
It is my pleasure to be here today as we reflect on the powerful nexus of youth, innovation and sustainable development, and to welcome five extraordinary young people from the Arab region who are making positive change in their communities and the region.
Helen Clark: Speech at the ECOSOC Youth Forum
Jan 31, 2017
I am delighted to join this closing session of the ECOSOC Youth Forum. I congratulate the Forum co-organizers and partners on a successful meeting, and on consolidating the role the Forum plays in support of the SDGs. I thank all the UN Resident Co-ordinators who facilitated the participation of young people from more than twenty countries in this Forum.
Helen Clark: Statement to the First Regular Session of the UNDP Executive Board
Jan 30, 2017
Let me begin by congratulating H.E. Mr. Ib Petersen, Permanent Representative of Denmark to the UN, on his election as President of the UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS Executive Board.
United Nations and Partners Strengthen Commitment to Syrians and Neighbours Affected by Syria Crisis
Jan 24, 2017
Helsinki - United Nations agencies and NGO partners today appealed for US$4.63 billion in new funding to continue vital work in addressing the growing needs of refugees from Syria and communities hosting them in neighbouring countries.
Helen Clark: Speech at the Supporting Syrians and the Region Event -- Humanitarian Priorities Briefing and Launch of the Regional Refugee & Resilience Plan 2017-2018 (3RP)
Jan 24, 2017
At the outset, let me thank the Government of Finland for hosting this meeting and for Finland’s support for those impacted by the protracted crisis in Syria and the neighbourhood.
Helen Clark: Keynote Speech at Side Event on “How to Support Bottom-Up Community Resilience in Syria”
Jan 23, 2017
Today’s discussion on How to Support Bottom-Up Community Resilience in Syria comes at an important moment in the international community’s response to the Syria crisis.