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secretary-general

a chief administrative official, as of the United Nations
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On the heels of her appointment to the post on June 18, new Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha held telephone conversations with incumbent UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres as well as his predecessors, Ban Ki-moon and Kofi Annan.
In her telephone conversation with Secretary-General Guterres, Minister Kang stressed that the new government of the Republic of Korea, committed to fully play its role as a responsible country that spearheads efforts to promote democracy and peace, will work more closely with the UN to this end.
NEW YORK (CyHAN)- Raquelinha Langa, a 20-year-old high school student and activist from Mozambique who had visited the Secretary-General in 2014, was buried today (28 March) in Maputo where she died after complications from anaemia.
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and Raquelinha met for the first time when the SG visited her school in Maputo in 2013.
United Nations Secretary-General Antnio Guterres arrived in Washington, D.
The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon arrived in Rio de Janeiro from New York, having transited through Buenos Aires, on Thursday morning, 4 August.
The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon: The Secretary-General is pleased to announce the release of his follow-up note to the 2015 report of the Independent Panel of Experts appointed by him pursuant to General Assembly resolution 69/246.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and Madam Ban Soon-taek arrived in Beijing from New York on the evening of 6 July.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced the membership of his Global Health Crises Task Force.
Buttenheim is currently the Secretary-Generals Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP), where she has served since 2010.
After brief reviews of the relationship between the UN and NATO and the leadership role that a Secretary-General can provide, this article examines the political relationship between Kofi Annan and Javier Solana across three stages of NATO's 1999 Operation Allied Force in Kosovo.