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UNU Public Lectures
(Public lectures delivered at the UNU)
A brief introduction about the United Nations University and UNU Reports.
Dr. Akito Arima,
Former Minister of Education of Japan and former President of the University of Tokyo: "The Future of Higher Education in Japan"
12 December 2002
Mr. Rubens Ricupero,
Secretary General of UNCTAD: "How Can the Impoverishment of the Poorest Countries Be Stopped?"
26 November 2002
Mrs. Sadako Ogata,
Former United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees: "State Security - Human Security"
12 December 2001
Dr. Gro Harlem Brundtland,
Director-General, World Health Organization: "Preparing for the Worst:
Can We Give Hope to Victims in Complex Emergencies?"
17 November 1999
Astrid Nøklebye Heiberg, President, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies: "The Humanitarian Challenge in a World of Conflict: The Plight of Land-mine Victims"
4 November 1998
Cassim Chilumpha, Minister of Finance of the Republic of Malawi; and Delphin G. Rwegasira, Executive Director, African Economic Research Consortium: "African Development in the 21st Century" (Public Forum on African Development in the 21st Century)
16 October 1998
Hisashi Owada, Permanent Representative of Japan to the United Nations
Joseph Stiglitz, Senior Vice President, The World Bank
Patrizio Civili, ASG for Policy Coordination and Inter-Agency Affairs, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations
Carol Bellamy, Executive Director, United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
"Donor Coordination and the Effectiveness of Development Assistance"
22 June 1998
Thabo Mbeki, South African Deputy President, speaks on: "The African Renaissance, South Africa and the World"
9 April 1998
Mary Robinson, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights: "The Declaration of Human Rights: A Living Document"
27 January 1998
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