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Inga Björk-Klevby Lecture on Human Settlements
Mar
13
2008
March 13, 2008 3:30 PM
Inga Björk-Klevby, Assistant Secretary General, UN Habitat, and Deputy Executive Director United Nations Human Settlements Program, UN Habitat, Nairobi
 

Mrs. Björk-Klevby is currently Ambassador of Sweden to Côte d'Ivoire, Burkina Faso, Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. She has worked for over 20 years with the Central Bank of Sweden, the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the World Bank, the Asian Development Bank, and as Executive Director for the African Development Bank. She is an economist by training with long-standing experience in development policies and financing, fund-raising, fund management and disbursement, budget preparations, debt relief and capital-increase negotiations. At the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Sweden, Mrs. Björk-Klevby was in charge of international development cooperation policies and programs. Mrs. Björk-Klevby also served as the Ambassador of Sweden to Kenya, Rwanda, Seychelles and the Comoros and as Permanent Representative to the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and UNHABITAT.

Come and hear Mrs. Björk-Klevby speak on the pressing global issue of human settlements .

This event will launch the joint UN HABITAT and UBC Center for Human Settlements Partnership to create ‘The HABITAT Archives’

  Location:
Liu Institute, Multipurpose Room
March 2008
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