15 February 2007

  • The newly-selected senior management team is expected to be announced by the new Secretary General by end February.

  • The post of Executive Secretary of Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) in Bangkok is expected to become vacant within a few months. Applicants are already jockeying for position.

  • A new president of the Economic and Social Council, the Ambassador of Lithuania, took over from Tunisia and is expected to present his own program of work.