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Kofi Atta Annan (/ˈkoʊfi ˈænæn/;[1] 8 April 1938 &...

wikipedia - 14 Sep 2018
Kofi Atta Annan (/ˈkoʊfi ˈænæn/;[1] 8 April 1938 – 18 August 2018) was a Ghanaian diplomat who served as the seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations, from January 1997 to December 2006. Annan and the UN were the co-recipients of the 2001 Nobel Peace Prize.[2] He was the founder and chairman of the Kofi Annan Foundation, as well as chairman of The Elders, an international organization founded by Nelson Mandela.[3]
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Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma: Kofi Annan tribute

The Africa Report - 30 Oct 2018
Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, Minister in the presidency for planning, monitoring and evaluation, South Africa, pays tribute to Kofi Annan. Kofi Annan leaves the world a better place for all. The news of the loss of one of our greatest sons of the soil ...
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AU Passes Resolution on Annual Commemoration to Honor Kofi Annan

Prensa Latina - 03 Nov 2018
Addis Ababa, Nov 3 (Prensa Latina) The African Union (AU) approved on Saturday a resolution that establishes annual commemorations to recognize the contribution made by the former Secretary General of the United Nations, Kofi Annan, to the continent.
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OpEd: Fleeting moment of unity for DRC's opposition

CNBCAfrica.com - 19 Nov 2018
The opposition conference in Geneva was an interesting process, piloted by the Kofi Annan foundation. It brought together seven opposition figures: Mr Fayulu, a 61-year-old Lingala-speaker from Kinshasa, educated in France and the US, who entered ...
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Kofi Annan, Who Redefined the UN, Dies at 80

New York Times - 18 Aug 2018
Kofi Annan, the soft-spoken and patrician diplomat from Ghana who became the seventh secretary general of the United Nations, projecting himself and his organization as the world's conscience and moral arbiter despite bloody debacles that stained his ...
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Kofi Annan, Former UN Chief, Is Honored in State Funeral

New York Times - 14 Sep 2018
ACCRA, Ghana — Kofi Annan's fellow Ghanaians finally got their moment to bid farewell to the Nobel laureate on Thursday, in an elaborate state funeral for the first black African to ever lead the United Nations. Nearly four weeks after Mr. Annan died ...
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The UN Kofi Annan Left Behind

Foreign Policy - 22 Aug 2018
Kofi Annan, who died last weekend, was arguably the most consequential United Nations secretary-general since the second, Dag Hammarskjold, who served in the 1950s and 1960s. Unlike the dashing Swedish diplomat, Annan was an organization man, ...
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What should Asean's next move be?

Bangkok Post - 18 Nov 2018
But Myanmar has to understand that it has already internationalised the Rohingya issue following the constitution of the Kofi Annan Commission in 2016, and then the formation of an Advisory Commission for the Implementation Committee of Rakhine State ...
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Kofi Annan: The UN chief on his Nobel Peace Prize

BBC News - 18 Aug 2018
Kofi Annan, the only black African to become the UN's secretary-general, has died. During his speech in 2001, when he was awarded a Nobel Peace Prize for his humanitarian work, he reflected on the organisation's aims and how to make them seem ...
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Remembering Kofi Annan

UN News - 21 Sep 2018
From 1997 to 2005, Kofi Annan, the late United Nations Secretary-General, championed everything from stronger human rights and peacekeeping operations around the world, to revitalizing the UN itself by insisting on creating a new dynamic deputy chief ...
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Kofi Annan, Muhammad Ali and the power of sport

ESPN - 21 Aug 2018
Last Saturday, Kofi Annan, the former United Nations secretary general, died in a Swiss hospital at the age of 80. The world knew him as an accomplished statesman and diplomat, the first secretary general from Africa. I had the great good fortune to ...
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Mary Robinson: Kofi Annan will inspire generations

Irish Times - 20 Aug 2018
I had the honour of knowing and working with Kofi Annan for many decades; as President, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, UN envoy roles on conflict and climate change, and as a member of The Elders, the group of global leaders founded by ...
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Kofi Annan — a life in pictures

Financial Times - 19 Aug 2018
US secretary of state Hillary Clinton and Kofi Annan pose before the Action Group on Syria meeting at the UN's headquarters in Geneva in 2012. © AP. Meeting Saddam Hussein, Iraq's president, in Baghdad in 1998 in an attempt to reach a peaceful solution ...
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Kofi Annan's three key UN speeches - video

The Guardian - 18 Aug 2018
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Kofi Annan to receive state burial in Ghana on Sept 13

Daily Nation - 25 Aug 2018
Kofi Annan, listens to the media questions during a press conference at the United Nations Office in Geneva on June 22, 2012. Former UN chief and Nobel peace laureate Kofi Annan died on August 18, 2018, at the age of 80. PHOTO | SEBASTIEN BOZON | ...

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