By Jeffrey Laurenti,Karen Freeman,Barbara Crossette,David E. Birenbaum,Robert Finn,James Cockayne,Jacques Fomerand,Irwin Arieff,Sir Brian Urquhart
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says: "'A worldwide time table' is key examining for diplomats, students, scholars and somebody looking in-depth info and specialist research at the United countries and the demanding situations of our occasions. this can be a useful reference instrument on how the United international locations engages around the globe and around the agenda."
The authors of “A international time table” learn like a who’s who of coverage specialists, diplomats, teachers and newshounds. Jean-Marie Guéhenno, who examines the UN reaction to the altering nature of worldwide clash, was once the UN's peacekeeping leader till 2008 and led the most important growth of peacekeeping in UN background. Jayantha Dhanapala, the UN below secretary-general for disarmament affairs from 1998 to 2003, lays out multilateral techniques to taming the various best explanations of foreign lack of confidence. Robert P. Finn, who served because the first US ambassador to Afghanistan in additional than twenty years after the rustic used to be invaded over the Sept. eleven assaults, assesses the earnings -- and setbacks -- within the zone due to the fact 2001. Barbara Crossette, UN bureau leader for the recent York instances from 1994 to 2001, appears to be like at UN girls, the recent women's service provider. James Cockayne, of the guts on international Counterterrorism Cooperation, evaluates the UN counterterrorism position. Sir Brian Urquhart, whose foreword demands titanic adjustments on the UN, helped pull jointly the association after international warfare II. The Century Foundation's Jeffrey Laurenti probes the evolving dating among the UN and President Obama. And Huffington Post's Evelyn Leopold profiles Susan E. Rice, Washington's best diplomat on the UN.
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A Global Agenda: Issues Before the United Nations 2010-2011 by Jeffrey Laurenti,Karen Freeman,Barbara Crossette,David E. Birenbaum,Robert Finn,James Cockayne,Jacques Fomerand,Irwin Arieff,Sir Brian Urquhart