Indian economist & proud Goan LigiaNoronha for her appointment as Assistant Secretary-General and Head of the New York Office of the United Nations Environment Programme. @INCGoa.
Indian Environment Expert Ligia Noronha Appointed as Assistant Secretary-General of @UN
United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has announced the appointment of Ligia Noronha of India as Assistant Secretary-General and Head of the New York Office of the United Nations Environment Programme.
Ms. Noronha is an economist with over 30 years of international experience in the field of sustainable development.
She has worked since 2014 as Director of UNEP’s Economy Division based in Nairobi, leading UNEP’s work on climate mitigation and energy transitions on inclusive green economies, sustainable consumption and production as well as on trade and sustainable finance.
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