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Helen Clark: Bishop Sir Paul Reeves Memorial Lecture 2015 on “The promise and challenge of 2015 for sustainable development”

26 Aug 2015

Thank you for inviting me to deliver the Bishop Sir Paul Reeves Memorial Lecture this year. 

My association with Sir Paul began when I was a Cabinet Minister in the 1980s and …

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Josh Earnest, 8/26/2015

James S. Brady Press Briefing Room

12:51 P.M. EDT

MR. EARNEST:  Good afternoon, everybody.  I appreciate you accommodating the change in the time to the briefing today.  We wanted to make sure that all of …

FACT SHEET: Financing for Development — U.S. Government Development Priorities

While we must continue to provide assistance to countries in crisis, fragile states and the world’s poorest, development assistance must be more than a tool to merely alleviate the effects of poverty. It must also …

Agriculture Ministers Collaborate on Sector Challenges and Opportunities

July 17, 2015 – Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island – Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC)

Federal, provincial and territorial (FPT) agriculture Ministers wrapped up their annual meeting today with commitments to ongoing coordinated activity to boost …

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 …