|DESA News Vol. 11, No. 5||May 2007|
Mr. Juwang Zhu was appointed Chief of the Programme Coordination, Major Groups and Partnerships Branch of the Division for Sustainable Development effective 1 April. He has worked on a broad range of sustainable development issues, including finance, consumption and production patterns, and small island developing States. He has also been engaged in inter-agency coordination in the area of sustainable development. Mr. Zhu joined the United Nations in January 1985, working first in the United Nations Office in Geneva and later at the World Food Council in Rome. He was transferred to the Division for Sustainable Development in October 1993 to service the newly established Commission on Sustainable Development.
The following staff members were also promoted in April:
Ms. Arlene Adriano, Statistics Assistant, Statistics Division
Ms. Corazon Cabigao, Programme Assistant, Division for Public Administration and Development Management
Ms. Juanita Llanto-Barnett, Staff Assistant, Division for Sustainable Development