The UN Correspondents Association held a press conference with Save the Children to launch their report “Forced to Flee: Inside the 21st Largest Country”, Tuesday, September 13th in the UNCA Briefing room.
Panelists included Carolyn Miles, President & CEO of Save the Children and Ninette Kelley, Director of the NY Office, UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).
The media advisory from Save the Children below has more details of the report.
Don't think they seriously considered other candidates. While he was shortlisted, was not approached directly by admin. 1/2 twitter.com/charnyj/status…
@columlynch Biggest surprise in yr piece was that Natsios --- a Bushie through + through --- was a candidate. He would have been excellent.— Joel Charny (@CharnyJ) March 25, 2017
He will also have plenty of help from American ag industry, and shippers who make a lot of money through wfp twitter.com/emmadaly/statu…
He has no experience running an international relief agency but his political connections may help WFP escape cuts https://t.co/nBWELKmYAg— EmmaDaly (@EmmaDaly) March 25, 2017