UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appointed Armida Alisjahbana of Dutch East Indies as chief of the world organization Economic and Social Commission for Asia and therefore the Pacific, Deputy interpreter Farhan Haq declared weekday.
Ms. Alisjahbana can succeed Ms. Shamshad Akhtar of Asian nation, a former bank governor United Nations agency recently served the interim government of Prime Minister Nasir-ul Mulk because the government minister.
Ms. Alisjahbana is presently a academician of social science at Padjadjaran University in Bandung, Indonesia. From 2009 to 2014, she was minister of national development designing of Dutch East Indies.
Established in 1947 with its headquarters in capital of Thailand, Thailand, ESCAP works to beat a number of the region’s greatest economic challenges by providing results-oriented comes, technical help and capability building to member States in varied areas.