Office of the President of the General Assembly

PGA71 H.E. Peter Thomson

H.E. Peter Thomson

President



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H.E. Sofia Borges
Special Adviser, Strategic Engagement and Transparency

Ioannis Vrailas

H.E. Ioannis Vrailas
Special Adviser, Political Issues

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H.E. Dessima Williams
Special Adviser, Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals

Kamal Amakrane

Kamal Amakrane
Director

Manoj Basnyat

Manoj Basnyat
Senior Adviser, Sustainable Development Goals

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Mohammed Al-Buainain
Adviser, Sustainable Development Goals

 

Ammar AlDurra

Ammar Al-Durra
Senior Adviser, Humanitarian Issues

 

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Tanisha Hewanpola
Speechwriter 

 

Katharina Kandt

Katharina Kandt
Adviser, Communications and Digital Media

Elina Lemmetty-Hartoneva

Elina Lemmetty-Hartoneva
Senior Adviser, Stakeholder participation and 5th Committee

Mateus Luemba

Mateus Luemba
Senior Adviser, Indigenous Peoples and 4th Committee

Michael McManus

Michael McManus
Special Assistant to the Chef de Cabinet

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Albena Melin
Senior Adviser

Abdelghani Merabet

Abdelghani Merabet
Senior Adviser, Sustainable Development Goals and 2nd Committee

Headshot Lenka Mikalikova

Lenka Miháliková
Senior Adviser, Peace and Security and 1st Committee

Sonja Niehoff

Sonja Niehoff
Adviser, Sustainable Development Goals and 2nd Committee

Evelyn Ojwang

Evelyne Ojwang
Administrative Assistant

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Harriet Osias
Personal Assistant to the President

Thomas Pico

Tomás Pico
Deputy-Communications Director and Deputy-Spokesperson

Naomi Parekh

Naomi Parekh
Adviser on Communications

Signe Schelde Poulsen Signe Schelde Poulsen
Special Assistant to the President

Stefan Quiroga Fajardo

Stefan Quiroga Fajardo
Team support, political issues

Tracy Raczek

Tracy Raczek
Senior Adviser, Partnerships and Outreach

Danny Rahdiansyah

Danny Rahdiansyah
Senior Adviser, Peace and Security, GA Revitalization and 1st Committee

Gabrielle Rajkumar

Gabrielle Rajkumar
Staff Assistant

Ramis Sen

Ramis Şen
Senior Adviser, human rights & humanitarian issues

Sergio Shcherbakov

Sergio Shcherbakov
Adviser, Habitat III and 2nd Committee

Francella Strickland

Francella Strickland
Senior Adviser, Sustainable Development Goals

Alejandro Sousa

Alejandro Sousa
Senior Legal Adviser

Meena Syed

Meena Syed
Senior Adviser, Selection of the next Secretary General and Security Council Reform

Suljuk Tarar

Suljuk Mustansar Tarar
Senior Adviser, Sustainable Development Goals

Dan Thomas

Dan Thomas
Communications Director and Spokesperson

Jullyette Ukabiala

Jullyette Ukabiala
Senior Adviser, Political Affairs

 

Yi Zhang

Zhang Yi
Senior Adviser, Sustainable Development Goals

Fernando Zelner

Fernando Zelner
Senior Adviser, SDG Finance and 5th Committee

Jessica Zheng

Jessica Biying Zheng 
Team support, Sustainable Development Goals

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