Secretary-General Appoints Eric Jan Overvest of Netherlands United Nations Resident Coordinator in Sao Tome and Principe

16 Mar

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres appointed Eric Jan Overvest of the Netherlands today as the United Nations Resident Coordinator in Sao Tome and Principe, with the host Government’s approval.  He takes up his post on 17 March.

Secretary-General Appoints Valentine Rugwabiza of Rwanda Special Representative for Central African Republic

23 Feb

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres announced today the appointment of Valentine Rugwabiza of Rwanda as his new Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA).

Secretary-General Appoints Parfait Onanga-Anyanga of Gabon Special Representative, Head of United Nations Office to African Union

22 Feb

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres announced today the appointment of Parfait Onanga-Anyanga of Gabon as his Special Representative to the African Union and Head of the United Nations Office to the African Union (UNOAU).  He will succeed Hanna Serwaa Tetteh of Ghana, to whom the Secretary-General expresses his deep gratitude and appreciation for her dedicated service.