UNDP Administrator's Statement on Natural Disasters and Climate Change: Managing Risks and Crises DifferentlyMay 24, 2016World Humanitarian Summit High Level Leaders Roundtable - Istanbul, Turkey
Helen Clark: Statement on behalf of UNDP at the Plenary Session of The World Humanitarian SummitMay 24, 2016The scale of today’s humanitarian crises demands coherent responses from the international community, including from the United Nations.
Helen Clark: Closing remarks at the World Humanitarian Summit Side Event on Strengthening the Humanitarian-Development Nexus: Collaborative Approaches for Finding Solutions for Forcibly Displaced PersonsMay 23, 2016It is my pleasure to join you at this side event on “Strengthening the Humanitarian-Development Nexus: Collaborative Approaches for Finding Solutions for Forcibly Displaced Persons”. I thank the Government of Japan for hosting this important event and our Solutions Alliance partners – UNHCR, Denmark, and Turkey – for working with UNDP to organize it.
Helen Clark: Talking points at High Level Leaders Roundtable: Changing People’s Lives from Delivering Aid to Ending NeedMay 23, 2016Introduction The scale of humanitarian crises calls for greater coherence in the international community’s response.
Ms. Sima Bahous Remarks: Arab Development Portal (ADP) Going LiveApr 25, 2016It is my pleasure to welcome you all to the launch of the Arab Development Portal. The Arab Development Portal will go live as I speak, becoming accessible not only to the 141 million internet users in the Arab States Region but also to the 3.2 billion people worldwide who are similarly plugged-in. A bi-lingual one-stop-shop, the Portal offers a dynamic, multi-source database housing 2,750 unique indicators, the majority gathered from the websites of National Statistical Offices of Arab States.
Sima Bahous Remarks in RBC Regional MeetingApr 18, 2016I am delighted to join you at this World Food Programme Regional Meeting for the Middle East, North Africa, Central Asia and Eastern Europe.
Helen Clark: Opening Remarks at Ministerial Conference on Implementation of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda in Arab Countries Social DimensionsApr 6, 2016I am delighted to join you at this Ministerial Conference on “Implementation of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda in Arab Countries – the Social Dimensions”.
Helen Clark Speech: at the Dubai International Humanitarian Aid and Development (DIHAD) ConferenceMar 21, 2016At the outset, let me acknowledge Her Royal Highness Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, UN Messenger of Peace, and Chairperson of International Humanitarian City, Wife of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and thank her for hosting this important conference.
Helen Clark Speech at opening of Regional Management Cluster Meeting for UNDP Regional Bureau for Arab States.Mar 20, 2016It is my pleasure to welcome you to the Regional Management Meeting of UNDP’s Regional Bureau for Arab States (RBAS). Allow me first to express our thanks to the Government of United Arab Emirates (UAE) for hosting us, and to the International Humanitarian City and Dubai Electricity and Water Authority for supporting this important event.
Helen Clark Speech : at the Nobel Museum Exhibition at the Mohamed bin Rashid Al Maktoum FoundationMar 20, 2016I thank the Mohamed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Foundation (MBRF) for inviting me and our UNDP leaders from across the Arab States region here tonight. UNDP is pleased to have a strong partnership with the Foundation, and to have recently renewed its partnership around the Arab Knowledge Project for another five years.