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In Conversation With Helen Clark: Reflections on Women in Leadership

2nd October 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

In conversation with Helen Clark: Reflections on Women in Leadership

Helen Clark was the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme from April 2009 until April 2017 and was the first woman to lead the organization. She was also the Chair of the United Nations Development Group, a committee consisting of the heads of all UN funds, programmes and departments working on development issues.

Prior to her appointment with UNDP, Helen Clark served for nine years as Prime Minister of New Zealand, serving three successive terms from 1999 – 2008. Throughout her tenure as Prime Minister, Helen Clark engaged widely in policy development and advocacy across the international, economic, social and cultural spheres. She was a member of the Council of Women World Leaders, an international network of current and former women presidents and prime ministers whose mission is to mobilize the highest-level women leaders globally for collective action on issues of critical importance to women and equitable development.

In association with the Bodleian Libraries.

Speaker: The Rt Hon Helen Clark, the 37th Prime Minister of New Zealand and former Administrator of the United Nations Programme.
Event date: 2 Oct 2017
Event time: 17:30 – 19:00
Weston Library
Broad Street
Event type: Lectures and seminars
Event cost: Free
Disabled access: Yes
Booking required: Required


2nd October 2017
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm