(New York, 3 November 2006) – The United Nations Global Compact announced today that Herman Mulder, former Senior Executive Vice President of ABN AMRO, will be working with the UN Global Compact Office as a Senior Adviser. Mr. Mulder’s appointment will be for an initial duration of 12 months.
In preparation for the next Global Compact Leaders Summit, to be held on 5-6 July 2007 in Geneva/Switzerland, Mr. Mulder will lead the UN Global Compact’s efforts to create more alignment and cooperation with the World Business Council on Sustainable Development (WBCSD) in critical areas of sustainable development.
Under his terms of reference, Mr. Mulder will also work with UN Global Compact Local Networks and the members of the WBCSD Regional Network to maximize the local impact of both initiatives and encourage business input to ongoing debates on environmental and social economics.
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