Signatories - Unterzeichner

Young Jin Choi

UN Assistant Secretary-General (ret’d), Department of Peacekeeping Operations
Former Head of Mission, United Nations Mission in Côte d’Ivoire
Seoul, Republic of Korea

 

Roméo Dallaire

"I support the initiative for a House for the United Nations in Berlin because it offers many opportunities to show how successful conflict prevention can be achieved. After all, continuous efforts are needed to preserve peace and security."

Romeo Dallaire

Lt.Gen. (ret’d)

Founder, The Roméo Dallaire Child Soldiers Initiative

Dalhousie University

Halifax, Canada

 

Jan Eliasson

Chairman, SIPRI Governing Board

Former UN Deputy Secretary-General

Stockholm, Sweden

 

Gareth Evans

"I support the initiative for a House for the United Nations in Berlin because it is crucial in this age of rampant nationalism that the flag be held high for multilateral cooperation for common security, sustainable development and human rights."

Gareth Evans

Former Foreign Minister of Australia
President Emeritus of the International Crisis Group
Melbourne, Australia

 

Kul Chandra Gautam

Kul Chandra Gautam
UN Assistant Secretary-General (ret'd)
Former UNICEF Deputy Executive Director
Nepal

 

Richard V. Gowan

Senior Policy Fellow, European Council on Foreign Relations

Adjunct Associate Professor of International and Public Affairs

Columbia University, New York, USA

 

Shyamal Majumdar

Shyamal Majumdar

Head of Office
UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre
for Technical and Vocartional Education and Training
Bonn, Germany

 

David M. Malone

"I support the initiative for a House for the United Nations in Berlin because it sends a strong message for multilateralism from Berlin to the world."

David M. Malone

Rector of the United Nations University

Under Secretary-General of the United Nations

Tokyo, Japan

 

Suresh Munbodh

Advisor to the Minister of Education
Phoenix, Mauritius

 

Claude Kalume wa Mukadi Dah Vignon

Claude Kalume wa Mukadi Dah Vignon

Prince of Abomey

Founder and President, Bell Amani Peace Foundation, Munich, Germany

Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of the Congo

 

 

Armoogum Parsuramen

Armoogum Parsuramen

Founder-President, Global Rainbow Foundation

Minister of Education, Mauritius (1983-1995)

Senior Advisor, World Bank (1997-1998)

Director, UNESCO (1998-2011)

Mauritius

 

Sebastian Perez

"I support the initiative for a House for the United Nations in Berlin because  young people from across the world will find a place to learn more about the UN - and a place to make their voices heard."

Sebastian Perez

Executive President

United Nations Association of Colombia

Bogota, Colombia

 

S. Iqbal Riza

UN Under-Secretary-General (ret’d)

Former Chef-de-Cabinet of former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan

Former Honorary Special Advisor to UN Secretaries-General Kofi Annan and Ban Ki‑moon

New York, USA

 

Mihaly Simai

Mihaly Simai

Professor at Corvinus Universtiy, Budapest
Member of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Honorary President and former President of the World Federation of UN Associations (WFUNA)
Former President of the Council, UN University

President of the Hungarian UN Association
Budapest, Hungary

 

Ramesh Thakur

Ramesh Thakur

Professor, Crawford School of Public Policy, The Australian National University

Co-Convenor, Asia Pacific Leadership Network for Nuclear Non-Proliferation & Disarmament www.a-pln.org

Editor-in-Chief, Global Governance

Canberra, Australia

 

Thomas G. Weiss

“The proposed House for the United Nations in Berlin is an important initiative to better connect civil society to the United Nations. At a moment when multilateralism is under attack from many sides, what could be more important?”

Thomas G. Weiss

Presidential Professor of Political Science

Director Emeritus, Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies

The Graduate Center, City University of New York (CUNY)

New York, USA

 

Kate White

Kate White
President and CEO, UN Association in Canada
Ottawa, Canada