• About Loraine Rickard-Martin

    Loraine Rickard-Martin, a consultant on international sanctions, is a former senior political affairs officer in the Security Council Division of the United Nations Department of Political Affairs. She was secretary of the UN High-Level Panel on Threats, Challenges and Change in 2003-2004 and was a lecturer on UN sanctions at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs from 2010 to 2014. For more information on the UN Pension Blog, go to http://unpension.blogspot.com/

    UN Secretary-General Guterres: Please Protect Our Pension Fund

    by  • March 2, 2017 • Secretary-General, UN pension fund, WORLDVIEWS • 4 Comments

    United Nations staff members and retirees, concerned for many years about low-investment performance by our $54 billion pension fund and unprecedented delays in benefit payments, welcomed the adoption last December of a General Assembly resolution that allayed worries about attempts to privatize the fund. The resolution reaffirmed that UN financial rules and regulations remain the...

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