Peter Maurer

Co-Chair, Humanitarian and Resilience Investing Initiative

Studies in history and international law, Berne; PhD. 1987, entered the Swiss diplomatic service; held various positions, Berne and Pretoria; 1996, transferred to New York as Deputy Permanent Observer, Swiss Mission to the United Nations; 2000, Ambassador and head of the human security division, political directorate, Swiss Department of Foreign Affairs, Berne; 2004, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the United Nations, New York; worked to integrate Switzerland into multilateral networks; June 2009, elected Chairman of the Fifth Committee by the UN General Assembly, in charge of administrative and budgetary affairs; elected Chairman of the Burundi configuration of the UN Peacebuilding Commission; Jan. 2010, Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, Berne and took over the reins of the Swiss Department of Foreign Affairs. From 2012 to 2022 President of ICRC. Member of the Board of Trustees, World Economic Forum. Today: President of Basel Institute on Governance, various Board Memberships and Co-Chair of the Humanitarian and Resilience Investing Initiative.

Most Popular

Davos Agenda

2022取り組むべき人道6課題

カブ空港群がる絶望さいなまれアフガニスタン人々写真世界トップニュ独占直後9同国地方訪れ掘り起こさばかり墓場破壊散乱いる風景目にまし世界数えきれないほどアフガニスタン寒さ飢え苦しんいること認識ます

18 Jan 2022
Humanitarian Action

2019人道危機対応するため必要8取り組み

今月マリティンブクトゥある家族出会ましその家族不作見舞わ食糧なく子どたち即席爆発装置(IED)亡くまし助けなることできませこう人々苦しみ深く心動かましあまり多く人々危険隣り合わせ生きいるです

18 Feb 2019
Prev
1/2

About Us

Events

Media

Partners & Members

  • Join Us

Language Editions

Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

© 2024 World Economic Forum