Ms. Anna Kajumulo Tibaijuka, Executive Director of the United Nations Centre for Human
Settlements (Habitat) met with Ms. Angela E.V. King, Special Adviser on Gender Issues and Advancement of
Women, at the United Nations Headquarters on 14 May 2002. Among issues discussed were progress being made
on integrating gender perspectives in the work of UN-Habitat and challenges in hiring more women staff.
Tabaijuka, a national of the United Republic of Tanzania, has
been UN Habitat Executive Director since July 2000.