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Mag. Dr.h.c. Angela KANE UN Under-Secretary-General, outgoing UN High Representative for Disarmament Affairs, United Nations, New York


Studied at Universität München Degrees from Bryn Mawr College and Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies/US International Career at the United Nations with postings in Thailand and Indonesia, Eritrea-Ethiopia, Dem. Repub of the Congo and at Headquarters New York Recent positions include: 2004-2006 Assistant Secretary-General for General Assembly and Conference Management 2006-2008 Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs 2008-2012 Under-Secretary-General for Management 2012-2004 Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General for UNMEE (Ethiopia-Eritrea) 2012-2015 High Representative for Disarmament Affairs