Posts tagged as: UN

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    Olusegun Obasanjo

    President Olusegun Obasanjo served as President of Nigeria from 1999 to 2007, during which time he played an instrumental role in bringing democracy back to the Nigeria. He was Chairperson of the African Union from July 2004 to January 2006. The UN inducted him as Special Envoy for Africa in 2008. Since then, he has overseen elections in countries across the African...

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    Lakhdar Brahimi

    Lakhdar Brahimi has been a senior United Nations diplomat for over 20 years, where he has worked to resolve conflict and build peace in some of the most troubled regions in the world. He most recently served as the United Nations and Arab League Special Envoy to Syria until 14 May 2014. Brahimi chaired the Panel on United Nations Peace Operations which published its highly...

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    Shrijna Dixon

    Shrijna Dixon is a development practitioner and social researcher with over ten years of experience in strategy and planning, advocacy and partnership, monitoring and evaluation, knowledge management, and research and training. Her research interests include applied qualitative research, social communications, interpersonal behaviour and psychology, and inter-cultural...