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INTERVIEW: former UN official urges more transparent process to select Secretary-General

Edward Mortimer is an ardent believer in the need to change the way in which the Secretary-General of the United Nations is selected, and he is hopeful that this can happen.

‘Golden Rule,’ iconic Norman Rockwell mosaic, rededicated at UN Headquarters

A mosaic based a on a work by American artist Norman Rockwell, long a favourite attraction on tours of the United Nations in New York, has been re-dedicated following its restoration during the reconstruction of the Headquarters complex.