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Neue Ideen für eine faire Globalisierung: Krisenmanagement in einer zunehmend unberechenbaren Welt

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Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal
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in englischer Sprache

Im Fall einer politischen oder umweltbedingten Katastrophe ist rasche und wirksame humanitäre Hilfe für die am meisten Betroffenen von essentieller Bedeutung. Wie können die EU und die Vereinten Nationen gemeinsam dazu beitragen, die wirksamste humanitäre Hilfe dort einzusetzen, wo sie am meisten gebraucht wird?

Under-Secretary-General and Emergency Relief Coordinator, United Nations, New York
Chief Executive Officer, IBRD - International Bank for Reconstruction and Development and IDA - International Development Association, Washington; former Vice-President for Budget and Human Resources, European Commission, Brussels
Managing Director, European Forum Alpbach, Vienna

Valerie AMOS

Under-Secretary-General and Emergency Relief Coordinator, United Nations, New York

 Valerie Amos is the Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator. Ms. Amos brings extensive knowledge and experience to the position. She was most recently the United Kingdom s High Commissioner to Australia.
 
 She has been a long time campaigner and advocate on human rights, social justice and equality issues. She is a former Secretary of State for International Development in the British Government and was also President of the Privy Council and Leader of the House of Lords.
 
 Born in Guyana, she holds a Bachelor of Arts in sociology and a Master of Arts in cultural studies as well as honorary doctorates from eleven UK and one US University. She was awarded the order of the Volta by the Government of Ghana and has also been honoured by the Government of Benin. She was also recognised by the Smithsonian Museum for African Art for her work on the continent.

Array Kristalina GEORGIEVA

Chief Executive Officer, IBRD - International Bank for Reconstruction and Development and IDA - International Development Association, Washington; former Vice-President for Budget and Human Resources, European Commission, Brussels

Ph.D. (Economic Sciences), University of National and World Economy, Sofia. Thesis: Environmental Protection Policy and Economic Growth in the USA Assistant Professor/Associate Professor, Department of Economics, University of National and World Economy, Sofia Research Fellow, Department of Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, London Visiting Professor, University of the South Pacific, Fiji; and Australian National University. Lectured on Economies in Transition Consultant, Environomics and Merser Management Consulting Inc, Environmental policy services for Central and Eastern Europe Environmental Economist/Senior Environmental Economist, Environment Division, Europe and Central Asia, The World Bank Group, Washington, D.C. Sector Manager, Environment, East Asia and Pacific Region, The World Bank Group Sector Director, Environment and Social Development, East Asia and Pacific Region, The World Bank Group Director, Environment Department, The World Bank Group Director and Resident Representative of the Russian Federation, The World Bank Group, Moscow Director, Strategy and Operations, Sustainable Development, The World Bank Group Vice President and Corporate Secretary, The World Bank Group European Commissioner for International Cooperation, Humanitarian Aid & Crisis Response, Brussels European Commission Vice-President in charge of Budget and Human Resources, Brussels
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M.Sc. Philippe NARVAL

Managing Director, European Forum Alpbach, Vienna

Scholarship holder/Student, Lester B. Pearson United World College, Victoria National Service/Gedenkdienst, Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial, Jerusalem Community Service Coordinator, American International School, Cochabamba BA, King's College, London Exchange Year, Universidade de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte Exhibition Coordinator, Künstlerhaus Wien Programme Manager, Concordia, Chisinau Programme Officer, Light for the World, Vienna MSc, University of Oxford
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