Secretary-General Hails History-Making Ceremony as World Leaders from 175 Countries Sign Paris Agreement on Climate Change

Day-long Event Sees 14 States Parties to Treaty Deposit Ratification Instruments

World leaders from 175 countries gathered at United Nations Headquarters today for the official signing of the Paris Agreement on climate change, the historic accord reached last December, with …

Helen Clark: Address on the New Global agenda to the Council of the Socialist International

06 Jul 2015

I am delighted to address this meeting of the Council of the Socialist International on the emerging post-2015 development agenda and the proposed Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) - which are due to succeed the Millennium Development Goals …

Helen Clark: Speech on “The New Global Development Agenda and Malawi” Delivered at the Malawi National Assembly

18 Jun 2015

I thank the Speaker of the Malawi National Assembly, Hon. Richard Msowoya, for inviting me to deliver this lecture here today.

As a former Member of Parliament, Minister, and Prime Minister in New Zealand, I know what …