The new UN Secretary General’s Deputy Special Representative presents his credentials to Libyan Government
Tripoli, Libya, March 18, 2013: The newly appointed Deputy Special Representative (DSRSG) and Deputy Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) and the UN Resident Coordinator and the United Nations Development Programme’s Resident Representative Mr Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed presents his credentials to Libyan Government. The copy figuré of the letter sent from the UN Secretary General Mr. Ban-Ki Moon was presented today March 18, 2014 by Mr. Ould Cheikh Ahmed to His Excellency Mr Mohammed Abdul-Aziz, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International cooperation of Libya.
Mr. Ould Cheikh Ahmed brings with him more than 27 years of experience with the United Nations in development and humanitarian assistance in Africa, the Middle East and Eastern Europe. Most recently, he served as the United Nations Resident Coordinator, Humanitarian Coordinator and United Nations Development Programme Resident Representative in Syria (2008-2012) and Yemen (2012-2014).
He also served in several positions with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) including as Director of Change Management in New York, Deputy Regional Director for Eastern and Southern Africa in Nairobi and Representative in Georgia.