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37eeafbc7da60e0e3ce13e2cd4cef776Monday, August 15, 2016 | 6:30-8pm
Program Fee:  Free
Registration Required: Register online

Description:
President of the UN General Assembly Mogens Lykketoft will join distinguished panelists Lucia Mouat (author, “The United Nations’ Top Job: A Close Look at the Work of Eight Secretaries-General), Edward Luck (Professor of Professional Practice in International and Public Affairs at Columbia University, former Special Adviser to the Secretary-General) to discuss the ongoing process of selecting the next Secretary-General to lead the United Nations. Panelists will share reflections on historic selection processes as well as the selection process currently underway; efforts to ensure more transparency in the process and their implications for global governance more broadly; as well as the leadership needs of the United Nations.

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS:
Mogens Lykketoft, President of the UN General Assembly
Lucia Mouat, author of “The United Nations’ Top Job: A Close Look at the Work of Eight Secretaries-General”
Edward Luck, Professor of Professional Practice in International and Public Affairs at Columbia University, former Special Advisor to the UN Secretary-General

SPONSORED BY: 
New York City Bar Association’s United Nations Committee
Task Force on Good Governance in the Secretary-General Selection
Center for United Nations and Global Governance Studies at Seton Hall University
Leitner Center for International Law and Justice
Fordham University School of Law