The next UN secretary general: no charisma required

It’s basically a civil service job, suitable for persons of cautious disposition. How could it be otherwise, with the Security Council pulling the strings?

Former New Zealand prime minister Helen Clark and former UN high commissioner for refugees Antonio Guterres are two of the more recognizable names from the candidates vying to be the next UN secretary general. UN photographs by Rick Bajornas


PUBLISHED : Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016 12:00 AM

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