Morning Memo

  • Continued consultations on the election of the UN Women executive board today by ECOSOC.
  • UN Secretary-General has appointed Rima Khalaf of Jordan as Under-Secretary-General and Executive Secretary, UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA)

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