Helen Clark reappointed for UN role

01:06, Apr 13 2013

Former prime minister Helen Clark has been appointed to a second term to one of the top United Nations jobs.

Clark, who has headed the United Nations Development Programme in New York for the last four years, has just been confirmed by the UN for another four year term.

In a statement, Clark said her priority during her second term remained sustainable human development and poverty eradication.

Clark was prime minister from 1999 to 2008.