Morning Memo

  • Michele Bachelet, former president of Chile, is the frontrunner to head the new UN Women agency. The post was to be filled before the opening of the 65th General Assembly, which occurs tomorrow. Will Ban announce today?
  • Global Policy Forum associate Kate Porter interviews H.E. Ambassador Pablo Sol√≥n about the Cochabamba World People’s Conference and the global power structures of climate governance that limit democratic decision making on climate change.

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