Official Presentation of the book in Geneva

UN Library, Palais des Nations
Thursday 3 December 2015

THE HISTORY OF A FORMER UNOG DIRECTOR-GENERAL (1993 – 2002):
“VLADIMIR PETROVSKY: The Master Diplomat”

The presentation of the book by the former Director General of UNOG, Vladimir Petrovsky: The Master Diplomat took place the 3rd of December, 2015 at the UN library in the frame of a program on the History of the United Nations and a preview of the new Museum. Mr.Michael Møller, UNOG Director-General attended this presentation as well as several other personalities that have worked with Mr. Petrovsky:

François Nordmann, former Ambassador of Switzerland
H.E Mr. Alexey Borodavkin, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations and other international organizations in Geneva
Michael S. Karlen, editor
Blandine Blukacz-Louisfert, Chief, Institutional Memory Section, UNOG Library
Michael Møller, UNOG Director-General
Aminata Djermakoye, former Chief of Cabinet and Chief of Administration, UNOG

The book has been published by The United Nations SCR Society of Writers.

The Book Presentation at UNOG Library Events Room

The Book Presentation at UNOG Library Events Room

Photo credits: CDAC/S. Scheglov

Michael S. Karlen, the Editor presents the biography of Vladimir Petrovsky

Michael S. Karlen, the Editor presents the biography of Vladimir Petrovsky

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Aminata Djermakoye, former Chief of Cabinet and Chief of Administration, UNOG

Aminata Djermakoye, former Chief of Cabinet and Chief of Administration, UNOG

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H.E Mr. Alexey Borodavkin, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations in Geneva

H.E Mr. Alexey Borodavkin, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations in Geneva

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Former Ambassador of Switzerland François Nordmann with the Editor of the Book Michael S. Karlen

Former Ambassador of Switzerland François Nordmann with the Editor of the Book Michael S. Karlen

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Michael Møller, UNOG Director-General

Michael Møller, UNOG Director-General

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Colin Archer, Secretary General of the International Peace Bureau and Michael S. Karlen, the Editor of the Book

Colin Archer, Secretary General of the International Peace Bureau and Michael S. Karlen, the Editor of the Book

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Aminata Djermakoye, former Chief of Cabinet and Chief of Administration, UNOG with the Editor of the Book Michael S. Karlen

Aminata Djermakoye, former Chief of Cabinet and Chief of Administration, UNOG with the Editor of the Book Michael S. Karlen

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David Chikvaidze, Chef de Cabinet, Office of the Director-General. Michael S. Karlen, the Editor of the Book

David Chikvaidze, Chef de Cabinet, Office of the Director-General. Michael S. Karlen, the Editor of the Book

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David Chikvaidze, Chef de Cabinet, Office of the Director-General. Michael S. Karlen, the Editor of the Book

David Chikvaidze, Chef de Cabinet, Office of the Director-General. Michael S. Karlen, the Editor of the Book

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Michael S. Karlen, the Editor of the Book with the Mrs. Dunya A.M. Verwey, the Member of the Board of International Dialogues Foundation, The Hague and Mr. Jurn A.W. Buisman, President

Michael S. Karlen, the Editor of the Book with the Mrs. Dunya A.M. Verwey, the Member of the Board of International Dialogues Foundation, The Hague and Mr. Jurn A.W. Buisman, President

Photo credits: CDAC/M. Karavaeva