Former U.N. Humanitarian Coordinator Valerie Amos Discusses Current Development Challenges In SciDev.Net Interview
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“Valerie Amos served as U.N. under secretary general for humanitarian affairs and emergency relief coordinator from 2010-2015. In September 2015, she became director of the School of Oriental and African Studies in London, U.K. — the first black woman to lead a British university. … Amos was in Canberra, Australia, from 18 to 20 June to speak at the Australian National University’s 2017 Crawford Australian Leadership Forum. She shared her views with SciDev.Net on developmental and humanitarian challenges currently facing the world…” (Bhandari, 7/13).