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Catherine BERTINI Former Executive Director, World Food Programme; Distinguished Fellow, Chicago Council of Global Affairs; Vice Chair, Public Administration and International Affairs, Syracuse University, NY

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1989-1992 Assistant Secretary for Food and Consumer Services, USDA, Washington, D.C.
1992-2002 Executive Director, UN World Food Program, Washington, D.C.
2003-2005 United Nations Under-Secretary General for Management, United Nations Organisation, New York City
since 2005 Vice Chair, Public Administration and International Affairs, Syracuse University, NY
2007-2009 Senior Fellow in Agricultural Development, Bill&Melinda Gates Foundation, Seattle

Memberships

Board of International Food and Agricultural Development
Board of Directors of the Tupperware Brands Corporation

Awards

World Food Prize Laureate, 2003
Borlaug CAST Communication Award, 2011
Gene White Lifetime Achievement Award for Child Nutrition, 2007