“As leaders, to change behaviour we need to start with ourselves and make it a continuous practice.”
A reissue of the lecture delivered by Dag Hammarskjöld at Oxford in May 1961 featuring Hammarskjöld’s original footnotes, a new introduction and a note on the text.
“A good leader is one who finds and fosters a unity of purpose that ties together the team, that makes the whole greater than the sum of its parts.”
This seminar explored how the UN pursues meaningful inclusion in practice, with a focus on examples and experiences from Colombia and Malawi.
Can the UN have one without the other?
“The practice of feminist leadership is not the prerogative of women leaders only.”
‘My internship has provided me with an opportunity to explore how internationalism facilitates development.’
“I have been truly fortunate to have worked with amazing women leaders when I first joined UNDP at a very young age.”
“The UN leader of today is not only a manager, but also a fellow staff member who colleagues look up to as a model and mentor.”
“I find myself saying ‘I was part of an initiative’ even when I was leading that initiative!”