UN Reform, Democracy and Human RightsEvent offered by:
Foreign Policy Association
National Endowment for Democracy
The Campaign for a UN Democracy Caucus
- Thursday, October 6, 2005
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
McGraw Hill Auditorium
New York, NY
- Event type
- Lecture / Panel
Event Transcripts and Video
The first Fall lecture of The New York Democracy Forum, featuring The Honorable Mark Malloch Brown, Chief of Staff to the Secretary-General of the United Nations.
Mark Malloch Brown - Speaker
Chief of Staff to the Secretary-General of the United Nations
Mark Malloch Brown has served as Chief of Staff to the Secretary-General of the United Nations since January 2005. He previously served as the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme, the UN's global development network, from July 1999 to August 2005. During that time he was also the Chair of the United Nations Development Group, a committee consisting of the heads of all UN funds, programmes and departments working on development issues. He served at the World Bank as Vice President for External Affairs for the United Nations Affairs from 1996 to 1999.
A British citizen, Mr. Malloch Brown received a First Class Honours Degree in History from Magdalene College, Cambridge University and Master's Degree in Political Science from the University of Michigan and is the recipient of a number of honorary degrees and awards. Aged 51, he is married with four children.