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19 October 2021

A special programme to celebrate the multilateral ideal behind the United Nations and its founding in 1945, a remarkable development that called for a new type of collective diplomacy between nations after a devastating world war. 

Featuring Tatiana Valovaya, UN Geneva Director-General; Volker Türk, Assistant Secretary-General for Strategic Coordination; Dr. Youssef Nassef, Coordinator of Adaptation at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC); Prof. Alanna O’Malley, Chair of United Nations Studies in Peace and Justice, University of Leiden & The Hague University; and Prof. Suerie Moon, Co-director of the Global Health Centre, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies.