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Biography

Helen Elizabeth Clark, ONZ (born February 26, 1950), a New Zealand politician and administrator, is the head of the United Nations Development Programme, the third-highest UN position. Clark was the 37th Prime Minister of New Zealand for three consecutive terms from 1999 to 2008 and led the Labour Party from 1993 until it lost the 2008 general election.

Before resigning from Parliament in April 2009, Clark was Labour's foreign affairs spokeswoman and MP for the Mount Albert electorate which she had held since 1981. Forbes magazine ranked her 20th most powerful woman in the world in 2006.

2 Programs

Meeting the Millennium Development Goals

01.29.10 | 01:00:47 min | 0 comments

Davos 2010: Special Session on Haiti

01.28.10 | 00:46:24 min | 1 comment