Plenary Titles

    • Session 1 – Defining the Threat of Terrorism
    • Session 2 – Prospects for Combating Terrorism
    • Session 3 – Addressing Conflict: Eliminating Support for Terrorists
    • Session 4 – The Big Issues: Can the United Nations Play a Greater Role?

Hans Corell 125John W.Holmes Memorial Lecture – Joe Sills
United Nations
The Role of the United Nations in Forming Global Norms  

Joe Sills retired from the United Nations in January 1999. Prior to joining the Secretariat, he was Vice-President of the United Nations Association of the United
States of America. During his 17 years at the United Nations, he was Associate Spokesman for Secretary-General Javier Pérez de Cuéllar, Spokesman for Secretary General Boutros Boutros-Ghali, and Director of the UN Information Center in Washington, D.C.