Human Development Report Global and Regional Launches

Human Development Report 2016 Global Launch 

On March 21 2017 UNDP Administrator Helen Clark launched the Human Development Report 'Human Development for Everyone' in Stockholm, along with the Prime Minister of Sweden, Stefan Löfven; Sweden’s Deputy Prime Minister, Isabella Lövin; Human Development Report lead author Selim Jahan; and Professor Solita Monsod, University of Manila.

Watch a video introducing the report themes, and see speeches, photos and social media from the Global Launch event.



Speeches

Read Global Launch Speech by Stefan Löfven, Prime Minister of Sweden.

Read Global Launch Speech by Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme.

Read Global Launch Speech by Selim Jahan, Director of the Human Development Report Office and lead author of the report.



2016 Global Launch Photos

View and download photos from the global launch event in Stockholm, Sweden




Regional and National Launches

Following the Global Launch, 'Human Development for Everyone' is being launched in many different countries. In this first two weeks after the global launch the report is being been launched in Bangladesh, Bahrain, Brazil, Cambodia, Costa Rica, Denmark, Finland, France, Norway, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Spain, Jamaica, Laos, Myanmar, Nigeria, United Kingdom and Ukraine, Indonesia. Many more launch events will take place over the coming months.


2016 Regional Launch Photos
View and download photos from launch events around the world.


Speeches

Read the speech by Jean-Marie Le Guen, French Secretary of States at the launch of the 2016 Report in Paris on 23 March 2017

Read the speech by Magdy Martinez-Soliman, Assistant Secretary General, at the launch of the 2016 Report in Paris on 23 March 2017

Read the speech by Magdy Martinez-Soliman, Assistant Secretary General, at the launch of the 2016 Report in Madrid on 24 March 2017


Storify on the global launch of the report and presentations around the world
Watch videos and read posts on Storify about the 2016 Global and Regional Launch