Who was Dag Hammarskjöld?
Dag Hammarskjöld was the second Secretary-General of the United Nations, serving with courage and integrity from 1953 until his tragic death in 1961.Read more about his life and legacy
Eighty years of uninterrupted male leadership at the UN is not an accident or a coincidence; it is intentional.
In this interview, Ambassador Maritza Chan speaks about her quest to dismantle a patriarchal system at the UN.Read more
Dag Hammarskjöld Commemorations 2021
The Way Forward: Fulfilling the Potential of the Funding Compact at the Country Level
Based on extensive consultations in six countries this report aims to serve as a resource to deepen awareness and understanding of the UN Funding Compact.Read more
New blog series: The Art of Leadership
‘Never for the sake of peace and quiet deny your convictions.’
I never discuss discussions.
‘Only he deserves power that everyday justifies it.’
“We are not permitted to choose the frame of our destiny, but what we put into it is ours.”
‘It is when we all play safe that we create a world of utmost insecurity.’