Rt Hon Helen Clark is a former New Zealand Prime Minister and a former UNDP Administrator. She currently chairs the boards of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative and the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health. She is also currently the co-chair of The Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response mandated by the World Health Assembly to review the internationally coordinated response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Events at Word
AFTER THE TAMPAFriday, 12 November 12:00 pm
Twenty years ago, New Zealand offered to take 150 refugees from the Tampa, including Abbas Nazari and his family. Abbas tells his story, and is joined by Helen Clark, then-Prime Minister, to discuss precisely what took place.
HELEN CLARK: THE BIG ISSUESFriday, 12 November 5:30 pm
Helen Clark's work has brought her close to the two most urgent issues of our time: climate change and the coronavirus pandemic. In this essential hour, she talks with Bronwyn Hayward about what needs to happen to avert future catastrophe for both the planet and its occupants.