U.N. Begins New Open Process For Selecting Secretary General

Associated Press: U.N. takes historic step to open selection of new U.N. chief
“The United Nations took a historic step Tuesday to open up the usually secret process of selecting the next secretary general, giving all countries the chance to question candidates on such issues as how they would resist pressure from powerful nations, tackle sex abuse by U.N. peacekeepers, and improve efforts to achieve peace…” (Lederer, 4/12).