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- Why Annan named African Gambari top UN political chief. Akande, Laolu // New York Amsterdam News;6/23/2005, Vol. 96 Issue 26, p2
This article reports that in a move seen as advancing his bold reform agenda of the United Nations (UN), the world body's Secretary-General, Kofi Annan, recently named distinguished Nigerian diplomat and former External Affairs Minister Professor Ibrahim Agboola Gambari as the...
- Reforming the UN: A high wire act for Annan. Hottelet, Richard C. // Christian Science Monitor;1/31/97, Vol. 89 Issue 46, p18
Opinion. Focuses on the United Nation's secretary-general, Kofi Annan who had a warm welcome on his first trip to Washington where his predecessor, Boutros Boutros-Ghali had become a political pariah. Comparison of Annan to Boutros-Ghali; Information on the specialized agencies included in the...
- UN reformer skilled at art of the possible. Kurop, Marcia // Christian Science Monitor;4/3/97, Vol. 89 Issue 89, p1
Looks at challenges faced by Kofi Annan as secretary-general of the United Nations (UN). Goal of Annan to control costs in the UN; Comments from Annan; Drop in the UN's budget for 1998-1999; Number of member countries in UN. INSET: UN watchdog group acts as `conscience'..
- U.N. Wants to Rule New World Order. Sabom, Diane // Insight on the News;10/23/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 39, p21
Focuses on the proposal made by the United Nations (U.N.) Secretary-General Kofi Annan to strengthen the central role of the U.N. in peacekeeping. Aim of the U.N. Peace Operations report; Essence of the report `We the Peoples: The Role of the United Nations in the Twenty-First Century'; Stance...
- We, the people... Lefort, Rene // UNESCO Sources;Mar98, Issue 99, p3
Focuses on the success of United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Kofi Annan's mission to Baghdad, Iraq. Implications of the success for the UN system; Remarks from Major General Romeo Dallaire, the commander of the UN Assistance Mission for Rwanda (UNAMIR) in 1994.
- Global Interest is our National Interest. Annan, Kofi // Presidents & Prime Ministers;Nov/Dec2002, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p26
Presents an excerpt from the remarks of United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan at the United Nations General Assembly in New York on September 12, 2002, which deals with terrorism.
- From the Secretary-General. // UN Chronicle;1997, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p2
Presents the excerpts from the Sorensen Distinguished Lecture on the United Nations, in New York on April 22, 1997 by the United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan.
- `The Lord had the advantage of being able to work alone'. // U.S. Catholic;May97, Vol. 62 Issue 5, p7
Quotes United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan on why the UN had not yet reformed after five months, given that God had undertaken only seven days to create the universe.
- Hardship at Home, Hardship Abroad: The Migration 'System' Doesn't Work. Taylor, Russell // UN Chronicle;Mar-May2003, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p55
Reports on the increase in the number of international migrants. Need for accurate information and analysis on trends that will impact policy decisions affecting the future; Statement of United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan on migration; Effect of international migration on government...