The UN Security Council met Wednesday for its first formal discussion on the process of
We’re just 15 short months away from choosing the next United Nations Secretary General. Here your guide to getting the job.
Calls for a better process have circulated since before Ban Ki Moon’s selection, and it appears that the General Assembly may finally act
Six nominees, including a surprise developing country candidate and a first-time nomination, have submitted their credentials for the post.
The tradition of regional rotation in selecting the Secretary General has no actual basis in the UN Charter or the governing rules, but just in case…. we want it.
For many refugees, their experience may seem indefinite. Apparently, the same is true for the Office of High Commissioner.
British demands may (further) undermine the political independence of the UN Secretary General and the organization’s most critical posts. Will Ban bother to resist?