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From the League of Nations to the United Nations: Milestones for the International Civil Service

In this piece, Karen Gram-Skjoldager charts six crucial milestones in the early history of the International Civil Service and argues its fundamental cornerstones were internationality, independence, and loyalty.

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Financing the UN Development System

2019 Edition: Time for Hard Choices

This is a report about hard choices ahead of us. Choices that governments, leaders, investors and citizens need to make about when and how to fund a multilateral approach to address today’s most stubborn and urgent global development challenges– climate change, health, migration, armed conflict and inequality. This is the fifth annual report on financing the UN development system produced by the Foundation and the UN Multi-Partner Trust Fund Office.

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Dag Hammarskjöld Lecture

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The 2018 Dag Hammarskjöld Lecture by António Guterres

António Guterres delivered the lecture on the theme ‘Twenty-first century challenges and the enduring wisdom of Dag Hammarskjöld’.

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