Kofi Annan

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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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Kofi Atta Annan was born into a prominent family in Kumasi, Ghana - a British colony then called the Gold Coast - on April 8, 1938.
The closing keynote address will be given by Kofi Atta Annan (Former United Nations Secretary-General from 1997-2006 and Chairman, Kofi Annan Foundation) on 'The role of sport as an agent of social change', followed by a Q&A interview with Mr.
Kofi Atta Annan was born on 8 April, 1938 in the Kofandros section of Kumasi, Ghana.