Speaker Events - Monday, May 11, 2009
IPI Hosts Annual Spring Reception
Over fifty guests, including UN ambassadors, IPI board members, staff, and friends attended IPI's 2009 Annual Spring Reception, which took place in the Trygve Lie Center on May 11th.
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, IPI Board of Directors' Chair Rita Hauser, and IPI President Terje Rød-Larsen each delivered brief remarks.
The reception was preceded by IPI's Annual Board Meeting.
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IPI President Terje Rød-Larsen, IPI Board of Directors’ Chair Rita Hauser, and Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at the reception.
The Global Observatory
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