Broadening the UN’s Access to Qualified Candidates for the Field

(New York, 2007)

Brought together high level UN policy makers and leading member state roster representatives to discuss DPKO needs with regard to civilian staffing for future peacekeeping operations.

Moderated by Sheldon Krantz, Director, New Perimeter, DLA Piper

Canada


Barbara Rowlandson, New York Representative, CANADEM
Christine Vincent, Deputy Executive Director, Director of Operations, CANADEM

Germany

Jens Behrendt, Head of Recruitment, Center for International Peace Operations (ZIF), Germany
Anke Pilarski, Permanent Mission of Germany to the United Nations, New York
Peter Woeste, Permanent Mission of Germany to the United Nations, New York

Norway


Hege Mørk, Project Coordinator, Norwegian Center for Human Rights
Mirjam Sorli, Norwegian Refugee Council, NORDEM

South Africa

Bongani Ncube, Executive Director, African Civilian Roster for Humanitarian & Peace Building Missions

United Nations

Gerard T. Beekman, Acting Chief Mission Management and Support Section, Police Division, Department of Peacekeeping Operations
Gwen Chellam, Judicial Officer, Criminal Law and Judicial Advisory Section, Office for Rule of Law and Security Institutions/DPKO
Brian Gleeson, Senior Adviser, Surge Project, UNDP
Shari Klugman, Chief of Operations, United Nations Office of Partnerships
Ji Kong, Chief, Dafur Human Resources Management Cell, Field Personnel Division, Department of Field Support, United Nations
Michele Brandt, Director, Inter Peace Representation Office New York; former Judicial Affairs Officer, United Nations Transitional Administration in East Timor
Paul Johnson, Chief of Operations for Field Personnel Division, Department of Field Support, United Nations, New York
Jane Holl Lute, Assistant Secretary General, Department of Field Support, United Nations
Geoffrey Lumetta, Recruitment and Outreach Unit, FDP, Department of Field Support, United Nations
Ariel Morvan, Acting Chief, Senior Leadership Appointments Section, Office of the Under Secretary, Department of Field Support
David Marshall, Human Rights Officer for Rule of Law, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, New York
Carolyn McAskie, Assistant Secretary-General for Peacebuilding Support, Peacebuilding Commission; former SRSG, Peacekeeping Operation in Burundi
Robert Pulver, Chief, Criminal Law and Judicial Advisory Section, Office for Rule of Law and Security Institutions, DPKO
Catherine Rolland, Chief, Recruitment and Outreach Unit, FDP, Department of Field Support, United Nations
Kazumi Ogawa, Human Rights Officer, Peace Missions Support and Rapid Response Unit, Capacity Building and Field Operations Branch, OHCHR
Carlos Peralta, IT and Recruitment Officer, Police Division, Department of Peacekeeping Operations

United States

Kathryn J. Birch, the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University
Charles Briefel, former Senior Rule of Law Officer, United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan
Ina Breuer, Executive Director, Project on Justice in Times of Transition
Camille Conaway, Independent Researcher, Women in International Security, Georgetown University
Rachel Geylin, Institute for Global Leadership, Tufts University
Maya Karwande, Institute for Global Leadership Tufts University
Josie Kaye, Center for International Conflict Resolution, Columbia University
Carla Koppell, Director, The Initiative for Inclusive Security
Sheldon Krantz, Director, New Perimeter, DLA Piper
Lena Larsson, Training & Project Leader, Folke Bernadotte Academy
Adam Levy, Institute for Global Leadership Tufts University
Wendy Luers, Co-Chair and Co-Founder, Project on Justice in Times of Transition
Elif Malmqvist, Coordinator/Senior Recruitment Officer, Folke Bernadotte Academy
NORDEM
Lina Nealon, Policy Specialist, The Initiative for Inclusive Security
Jolynn Shoemaker, Director, Women in International Security, Georgetown University
Don Steinberg, Vice President, International Crisis Group
Andreea Vesa, Director, International Legal Resource Center, American Bar Association
Susan Zentay, New Perimeter Program, DLA Piper