Tag Archives: Helen Clark

ECOSOC discusses the post-2015 development agenda

A general view at a high-Level policy dialogue with the international financial and trade institutions on current developments in the world economy during the United Nations Economic and Social Council ( ECOSOC ). Tuesday 2 JulyThe Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) today held a thematic discussion on its contribution to the elaboration of the post-2015 development agenda as a principal body for policy review, policy dialogue and recommendations on issues of economic and social development and for the follow-up to the Millennium Development Goals.  It held two panels on Continue reading

Speech on the Rule of Law by Helen Clark

Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), addresses the General Assembly’s high-level meeting on the rule of law held today at United Nations Headquarters in New York. 24 September 2012 United Nations, New YorkSpeech to the Annual UNDP Meeting on the Rule of Law 2013, Strengthening the Rule of Law for Peace and Development – One Year On, delivered by the UNDP Administrator, Helen Clark, on Tuesday 2 July 2013, 10:15am. Helen Clark became the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme on 17 April 2009, and is the first woman to  Continue reading

Impact of UN Coordination: Stories from the Field

UNDG Synthesis Report 2012 CoverThis report is a powerful testament to the impact of a coherent United Nations development system delivering results at the country level. A series of case studies from around the world showcase the significant progress that has been made in coordination policy and practice—at headquarters, regional and country level. From empowering marginalized communities in Albania to “walking the talk” on aid and development effectiveness in Zambia, the report Continue reading