The Social and Economic Benefits of Girls’s Capacity To Determine Whether and When to Have Kids. Prior to joining the United Nations Growth Programme, he led the United Nations Setting Programme (2006-2016), helping governments put money into clean technologies and renewable vitality. He was also Director-Basic of the United Nations Office at Nairobi. Achim Steiner previously held other notable positions including Director Basic of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature, and Secretary Basic of the World Commission on Dams.\n\nAchim Steiner has lived and worked in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Europe, Latin America and the United States. He is at present Director of the Oxford Martin College and Professorial Fellow of Balliol Faculty, University of Oxford. As Govt Director of 92nd Avenue Y, Henry creates applications and movements that foster learning, civic accountability, culture and innovation, both in New York City and all over the world.\n\nHenry is a Practitioner-in-Residence at the Stanford University Heart on Philanthropy and Civil Society, a college member of the GovLab Academy and a member of the World Economic Forum’s Network of World Agenda Councils. Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was elected as WHO Director-Basic for a five-12 months term by WHO Member States at the Seventieth World Health Assembly in Could 2017.\n\nHe is the first WHO Director-Basic to have been elected from multiple candidates by the World Health Assembly, and is the first particular person from the WHO African Region to serve as WHO’s chief technical and administrative officer. Prior to his election as WHO Director-Basic, Dr Tedros served as Ethiopia’s Minister of International Affairs from 2012-2016.\n\nBeyond Ethiopia, Dr Tedros’ world leadership on malaria, HIV/AIDS, and maternal and youngster health has been immensely impactful. Dr Tedros is globally recognised as a health scholar, researcher, and diplomat with first-hand experience in research, operations, and leadership in emergency responses to epidemics.