The UN Secretariat: A Brief History

4.33 avg rating
( 9 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780937722992: The UN Secretariat: A Brief History
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Reform of the UN Secretariat has been a subject of debate for nearly as long as the UN has existed. Providing much-needed background for more informed discussions of the subject, this new book provides a concise history of the Secretariat a little understood, but critically important part of the UN system.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Thant Myint-U has served at the UN in three peacekeeping operations, in the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs and the Department of Political Affairs, and on the research staff of the Secretary-General s High-Level Panel on Threats, Challenges and Change (HLPOTCC). Amy Scott, an associate at the International Peace Academy, previously served in the Office of the Special Adviser to the Secretary-General on follow-up to HLPOTCC.

Review:

"A concise, cogent and realistic account.... [It] should also help to dispel some widely accepted misconceptions of this complex and sometimes controversial subject." - Sir Brian Urquhart, former UN Under-Secretary-General for Special Political Affairs"

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Thant Myint-U, Amy Scott
Published by Lynne Rienner Publishers (2007)
ISBN 10: 0937722995 ISBN 13: 9780937722992
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2007. Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0937722995

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 28.08
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Thant Myint-U; Amy Scott
Published by Lynne Rienner Publishers (2007)
ISBN 10: 0937722995 ISBN 13: 9780937722992
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2007. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0937722995

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 34.27
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Myint-U, Thant/ Scott, Amy
Published by Intl Peace Academy (2007)
ISBN 10: 0937722995 ISBN 13: 9780937722992
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Intl Peace Academy, 2007. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. first edition edition. 155 pages. 8.25x5.50x0.50 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # 0937722995

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 35.39
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.56
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds