Sign up today to join our online community, receive email alerts, and make a difference!
Cancel

Executive Director - November 2013

Executive Director Ertharin Cousin meets with Mr. Peter Maurer, President, International Committee of the Red Cross on Monday, 4 November

.

Executive Director Ertharin Cousin meets H.E. David Ritchie, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Australia on 5 November

.

Executive Director Ertharin Cousin meets with the US Delegation on 5 November

From left to right: Ms. Patricia R. Sheikh, Deputy Administrator for Capacity Building and Development, USDA; Mr. Stephen P. O'Dowd, Director, Office of Human Security, Bureau of International Organization Affairs, U.S. Department of State; Ms. Ertharin Cousin, Executive Director, World Food Programme; H.E. David J. Lane, Ambassador and Permanent Represenative to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Agencies in Rome; Ms. Dina Esposito, Director of the Office of Food for Peace, USAID and Mr. Christopher Shepherd-Pratt, Attaché, U.S. Mission to the United Nations in Rome.

Executive Director Ertharin Cousin meets with H.E. Gervais Rufyikiri, 2nd Vice President of the Republic of Burundi on 5 November

.

Executive Director Ertharin Cousin meets with Mr. Andrey Bokarev, Head of Department for International Financial Affairs, Russian Ministry of Finance on 7 November

.

Executive Director Ertharin Cousin meets with Her Excellency Awut Deng Acuil, Minister for Gender, Child, Social Welfare, Humanitarian Affairs & Disaster Management of South Sudan on 7 November

.

Executive Director Ertharin Cousin meets with H.E. Bae Jae-Hyun, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Republic of Korea on 6 November

The Ambassador came to WFP HQ's to sign the Memorandum of Understanding on Saemaul Undong

Executive Director Ertharin Cousin meets with H.E. Lang Yabou, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of The Gambia on 6 November

The Ambassador came to present his credential to the Executive Director

Executive Director Ertharin Cousin meets with the Honorable Arba Hama Diallo, Chairman of Global Water Partnership (GWP)/ West Africa on 6 November

.

Executive Director Ertharin Cousin welcomed the delegates from WFP and other UN organizations to a training session entitled "The Role of Staff Representation" on Monday, 11 November conducted by the Professional Staff Association (PSA).

.

Executive Director Ertharin Cousin opens the Professional Staff Association (PSA) training session entitled "The Role of Staff Representation" held at WFP HQ's on Monday, 11 November

.

Welcome remarks by Executive Director Ertharin Cousin to the Professional Staff Association (PSA) training on Monday, 11 November

The Professional Staff Association conducted a training for the Staff Council Members and other member organizations: UNICEF, UNHCR, ILO, IFAD and UNICTR. The session was entitled "The Role of Staff Representation" and was conducted by the General Federation of Trade Unions (GFTU).

On 13 November 2013, Executive Director Ertharin Cousin and UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka signed a joint letter reaffirming our agencies’ shared commitment to advance gender equality and women’s empowerment through partnership.

The signing took place in London on the side-lines of the DFID event,  “Keep Her Safe – Protecting Girls and Women in Emergencies”.

Executive Director - November 2013