Biographical Note

Biographical Note

29 June 2022
SG/A/2126*

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres announced today the appointment of Najat Rochdi of Morocco as his Deputy Special Envoy for Syria.

27 June 2022
SG/A/2125

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has appointed Judge Graciela Susana Gatti Santana of Uruguay as President of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (the Mechanism) for a term commencing on 1 July 2022.  The decision was made after consulting the President of the Security Council and the judges of the Mechanism.

20 June 2022
SG/A/2124

On 18 June, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres appointed Pauline Tamesis of the Philippines as the United Nations Resident Coordinator in Viet Nam, with the host Government’s approval.

17 June 2022
SG/A/2123

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today announced the appointment of Markus Potzel of Germany as his new Deputy Special Representative (Political) for Afghanistan in the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA).

16 June 2022
BIO/5452

The new Permanent Representative of the Solomon Islands to the United Nations, Jane Mugafalu Kabui Waetara, presented her credentials to UN Secretary-General António Guterres today.

10 June 2022
SG/A/2121

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today announced the appointment of Amandeep Singh Gill of India as his Envoy on Technology. 

10 June 2022
SG/A/2122

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today announced the appointment of Navid Hanif of Pakistan as Assistant Secretary-General for Economic Development in the Department of Economic and Social Affairs.

9 June 2022
SG/A/2120*

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today announced the appointment of Rabab Fatima of Bangladesh as High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States (UN-OHRLLS).

8 June 2022
BIO/5450

The new Permanent Representative of Chile to the United Nations, Paula Narváez Ojeda, presented her credentials to UN Secretary-General António Guterres today.

8 June 2022
BIO/5451

The new Permanent Observer of the Cooperation Council of the Arab States of the Gulf to the United Nations, Sulaiman Mohammed S. AlAnbar, presented his letter of appointment today to UN Secretary-General António Guterres today.

23 May 2022
BIO/5449

The new Permanent Representative of Sudan to the United Nations, Al-Harith Idriss al-Harith Mohamed, presented his credentials to UN Secretary-General António Guterres today.

17 May 2022
BIO/5445

The new Permanent Representative of Congo to the United Nations, Lazare Makayat Safouesse, presented his credentials to UN Secretary-General António Guterres today.

17 May 2022
BIO/5446

The new Permanent Representative of North Macedonia to the United Nations, Ljubomir Danailov Frchkoski, presented his credentials to UN Secretary-General António Guterres today.

17 May 2022
BIO/5447

The new Permanent Representative of Portugal to the United Nations, Ana Paula Zacarias, presented her credentials to UN Secretary-General António Guterres today.

17 May 2022
BIO/5448

The new Permanent Representative of Zambia to the United Nations, Chola Milambo, presented his credentials to UN Secretary-General António Guterres today.

12 May 2022
SG/A/2119

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres announced today the appointment of Ingeborg Ulrika Ulfsdotter Richardson of Sweden as his new Deputy Special Representative for the United Nations Integrated Office in Haiti (BINUH) and Resident Coordinator in Haiti.

9 May 2022
SG/A/2117

On 8 May, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres appointed Gwyn Lewis of Ireland as the United Nations Resident Coordinator in Bangladesh, with the host Government’s approval.

9 May 2022
SG/A/2118

On 8 May, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres appointed Beatrice Mutali of Kenya and the United Kingdom as the United Nations Resident Coordinator in Zambia, with the approval of the host Government.

4 May 2022
SG/A/2116*

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres announced today the appointment of Robert Andrew Piper of Australia as his Special Adviser on Solutions to Internal Displacement.

27 April 2022
SG/A/2114

On 16 April, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres appointed Khaled El Mekwad of Egypt as the United Nations Resident Coordinator in Bahrain, with the approval of the host Government.