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Kofi Annan

Secretary-General of the United Nations from 1997 to 2006. He worked on a variety of international development projects during his tenure, including the Iraq Oil-for-Food program. He was a recipient of the 2001 Nobel Peace Prize.
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One Young World is the world's premier forum for young leaders, with past speakers including Kofi Anan, Sir Richard Branson, and Professor Muhammad Yunus.
Brahimi Quit At End-May After Geneva Talks Yielded A Zero; The Latter's Predecessor Ex-UN Sec-Gen Kofi Anan Had Said Dealing With Assad Was Impossible'; The SNC Has Another Saudi-Backed Figure, Bahra; De Mistura, 67, Was Italian Deputy FM And Later Worked In The UN For Over 3 Decades
Some of the pervious prominent recipients of the Noth-South Prize were Mary Robinson, former President of Ireland (1997), Mario Soares, former President of the Republic of Portugal (2000), Xanana Gusmao, former President of the Republic of East Timor (2000), Kofi Anan, former UN Secretary General (2007), Queen Raania Al-Abdullah of Jordan (2008), Mikhail Gorbachev, former President of the Soviet Union and Luiz Inacio Lula de Silva, former President of Brazil.
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He added that the statements made by the Syrian opposition on toppling the regime with firm rejection of dialogue violate the plan of the UN envoy to Syria Kofi Anan which was approved by the UN Security Council.
Also the humanitarian alliance called "The Elders" that includes prominent international personalities such as Mandela, Carter, Tutu, Kofi Anan, Graca Machel and Mary Robinson is to be encouraged to take the lead to convince Bashir to accept the Proposal.
Iraq chairs this year Arab League supported both Kofi Anan and Al-Akhdhar al-Ibrahimi moves to solve the Syrian question and warned against attempt to make this mission a failure.
NNA - 11/08/2012 Ambassador of France to the United Nations, Gerard Araud, stated Saturday that successor to Kofi Anan as UN and Arab League envoy to Syria is to be named upcoming week.
DEATH PIT Rebels' bodies in Damascus THANKLESS Kofi Anan
We will be redoubling our efforts in the Security Council to put in place a resolution that contains real consequence if the regime does not begin to comply with the (six) points that Kofi Anan and all of those who participated in the (June 30) meetings in Geneva agreed should be the objective of the international community.
On the latest developments in Syria, Al Owais said "We back Arab and international efforts to provide necessary support for the mission of the Joint Arab-UN envoy to Syria, Kofi Anan, and his six-point plan to find a peaceful solution to the situation in Syria.
Therefore, the peoples of the Arab and Muslim world have lost confidence in the mission and initiative of Kofi Anan.