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The Global Call for Nominations for the positions of Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) and deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General (DSRSG) in the United Nations peace operations is an outreach initiative conducted by the United Nations Headquarters.

Candidates who meet the minimum requirements will, following an internal review process, be included in the senior leadership database (LEAD), the United Nations pool for potential senior candidates. Only those found suitable for specific posts, as and when they arise, will be invited to participate in a competitive selection process.

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Meet David Shearer

(In English)

David Shearer talks about his political and humanitarian background, his role as Special Representative of the Secretary-General for South Sudan and the mandate of UNMISS, the peacekeeping operation he is leading on the ground.

Découvrez les Représentants spéciaux et Représentants spéciaux adjoints du Secrétaire général (RSSG et RSASG), leurs rôles et les missions qu’ils/elles dirigent. 

Le Secrétaire général António Guterres lors de son entrée en fonction, accompagné de la Vice-Secrétaire générale, Amina J. Mohammed (droite), et de la Directrice de cabinet, Maria Luiza Ribeiro Viotti (gauche). Photo ONU/Eskinder Debebe.


L’Équipe de direction des Nations Unies inclue les dirigeants du Secrétariat et Commissions Régionales, Opérations sur le terrain, Fonds et programmes. 

Découvrez les Opération de paix des Nations Unies, y compris les Opérations de maintien de la paix et les Missions politiques et actuels et passés.