Staff members of UN Departments, Funds, Programmes and Agencies have expressed their views on the type of Secretary-General that will help them continue to deliver the best possible implementation of the UN Charter and the mandates set by UN member states. The open letter below is available for signature by all UN staff members.
Ahead of the appointment of a new UN Secretary-General, members of the global public have an opportunity to submit questions to candidates via a new online portal, available in nine languages.
1 for 7 Billion has reached at a crucial stage in its work to find the best possible Secretary-General. Seven candidates have already come forward and many of our reforms are being implemented.
During a press conference hosted by members of the ACT grouping: Estonia and Costa Rica, 1 for 7 Billion called on journalists to play a crucial role in opening up the process to select the next UN Secretary-General.