Posted: Jun 15, 2015
“I hope that one day I get to be part of the change I want to see in the world, and I am thankful that organizations like CIMUN and CIMAL exist because, without any doubt, they were what put me on the right track. Thank you so much for this award; it is ...

Posted: Apr 21, 2015
The American University in Cairo (AUC) hosted the 10th anniversary of the Nadia Younes Memorial Lecture and the 70th anniversary of the United Nations yesterday at the New Cairo Campus. Michael Møller, UN under-secretary-general, spoke at the lecture titled, ...

Posted: Mar 02, 2014
Egypt's Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy delivered the Nadia Younes Memorial Lecture today, March 2n in the Moataz Al Alfi Hall at AUC New Cairo. Fahmy’s lecture was entitled “Foreign Policy for New Egypt: Beyond Ballots and Politics.” Nabil Fahmy, founding ...

Posted: Feb 05, 2013
Nabil Elaraby, the Secretary-General of the League of Arab States and former Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs delivered the Nadia Younes Memorial Lecture on February 4, 2013 at the Moataz Al Alfi Hall, AUC New Cairo entitled "Nadia Younes: A Shining ...

Posted: Mar 13, 2012
Holder of a Master of Public Health from Harvard University and an MD from the University of Oslo, Dr. Gro Harlem Brundtland is a medical doctor who spent 10 years as a physician and scientist in the Norwegian public health system, where she worked on ...

Posted: Feb 21, 2010
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Are Moussa is the Secretary-General of the League of Arab States, a position he has held since 2001. Since his appointment, Moussa has been working on achieving his goals of making the Arab League a strong vehicle for the voice of the Arab nations and ...

Posted: Feb 18, 2009
Sir Jeremy Greenstock was a British diplomat from 1969 to 2004, with postings in the United States, France, the United Arab Emirates, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia and at the United Nations. A graduate of Oxfor University, Greenstock was the United Kingdom's ...

Posted: Nov 25, 2007
DUBLIN, IRELAND - APRIL 15: Former President of Ireland, Mary Robinson, is pictured, April 15th 2013 in Dublin, Ireland during the Hunger, Nutrition, Climate ,Justice Conference which will explore the links between climate change, hunger and poor nutrition and their impact on the world’s most vulnerable communities. Pic Mac Innes Photography
Mary Robinson was the first female president of Ireland, serving from 1990 to 1997. After her presidency, she became the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights. Robinson has also served as the honorary president of Oxfam International, chair of the ...

Posted: Dec 06, 2006
Dr. Bernard Kouchner, is the co-founder and former president of the Nobel Prize-winning Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders). Kouchner has played an important role in the French political scene for the past 20 years, holding a number of ...

Posted: May 13, 2005
Remarks at Reception held by the American University in Cairo in Honor of the Nadia Younes Memorial Fund New York, May 12, 2005 Mr. Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Mr. President, Mr. Ambassador, Mr. Younes, Nane and I are delighted and moved to be ...

Posted: Mar 03, 2005
Kofi Annan, Joint Special Envoy of the United Nations and the Arab League for Syria, speaks during a press briefing, at the European headquarters of the United Nations, UN, in Geneva, Switzerland, Thursday Aug. 2, 2012. Annan is stepping down as UN Arab League mediator in the 17-month-old Syria conflict at the end of the month, U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon said in a statement on Thursday. (AP Photo/Keystone, Martial Trezzini)
Kofi Annan was the seventh secretary-general of the United Nations and the first secretary-general to be elected from the ranks of the United Nations staff. He began his first term in 1997, and in 2001 was appointed by acclamation to a second term of office. ...