In a Crisis, Does the UN Have a Leadership Succession Plan?

Who is next in line to Guterres, should be become suddenly incapacitated?

by Laura E Kirkaptrick. Read more on PassBlue.

The UNTV studio in New York, where technicians produced a virtual press briefing with Secretary-General António Guterres (on screens), focusing on the coronavirus outbreak, March 19, 2020. Who is next in line to Guterres, should be become suddenly incapacitated? EVAN SCHNEIDER/UN PHOTO

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