As race for UN chief begins, new campaigns demand a woman take charge

Posted by on Mar 10, 2015 in Foreign Affairs | No Comments

A campaign is mounting calling for a woman to replace Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon as UN Secretary-General when he leaves office at the end of 2016. On Sunday, WomanSG.org launched, featuring around a dozen women it says are outstanding possible candidates with political experience. Every few weeks, another group of possible candidates will be posted online. […]