Monthly archive for ‘ November, 2008 ’

Meeting the UN Secretary General and the SRSG

26th November 2008 | 1 Comment

Last week I was fortunate to have been part of the annual SRSG (Special Representatives to the Secretary General ) seminar held in Montreux (Switzerland). This seminar was attended by the senior – most Headquarters staff who are responsible for peace operations and humanitarian affairs. On Monday we had lunch and dinner with the Secretary […]


Lazy Greetings

9th November 2008 | 1 Comment

My second blog entry !! My plans to fly back to South Africa on 4 Nov¬†changed very quickly when the manager of UNITAR’s Climate Change Programme offered me a consultancy for 3 months. I must admit that I am very happy about this opportunity. I was really¬†looking forward to see my family and to dive, […]