Kofi Annan

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At the UN, How We Envy the World Cup
Kofi Annan writes on the World Cup. On the Global Policy Forum site. "Global Policy Forum's mission is to monitor policy making at the United Nations, promote accountability of global decisions...." Based in New York city. http://www.globalpolicy.org/globaliz/cultural/2006/0609kofifootball.htm

Causes of Conflict and the Promotion of Durable Peace and Sustainable Development in Africa
Secretary General's Report to the UN Security Council 16 April 1998. http://www.un.org/ecosocdev/geninfo/afrec/sgreport/

Frontline Online - The Triumph of Evil: How the West Ignored Warnings of the 1994 Rwanda Genocide...
From the public television program. Includes interviews with Philip Gourevitch and others, a chronology of events, the influence of the 1993 Somalia events, the text of crucial cables between the UN commander and Kofi Annan, etc. http://www.pbs.org/frontline/shows/evil/

[Hirschfeld] Al Hirschfeld - Margo Feiden Galleries
Site includes an audio message by Kofi Annan to artist, Al Hirschfeld on Hirschfeld's birthday. Includes image of a serigraph of Kofi Annan by Hirschfeld. http://www.alhirschfeld.com/gifts/0021.html

Leading the United Nations: Conversation with Kofi Annan
Interview with U. N. Secretary-General Annan. Part of the "Conversations with History" series from the Institute of International Studies, University of California, Berkeley. Has a link to his 1998 visit to U.C. Berkeley which includes a question and answer session with students, the presentation of the Berkeley medal to Annan, a biography, a United Nations biography with links to a search engine of his statements. http://globetrotter.berkeley.edu/UN/Annan/annan-con0.html
See also article in the Berkeleyan, April 22, 1998.

Millennium Report
Key proposals include a volunteer information technology service. http://www.un.org/millennium/sg/report/

M.I.T. Commencement 1997
Press release on and full-text of the 1997 M.I.T. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) commencement speech by U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan, with a biography. http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/nr/97/annanrel.html

MIT Theses Online
Has the full text of U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan's M. S. thesis, "International joint venture with a government partner case study: copper mining in Zambia." (1972, 124 leaves, tables. Includes bibliographical references. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Alfred P. Sloan School of Management.) http://theses.mit.edu/

Norway. Office of the Prime Minister
Dinner Speech in honour of Mr. Kofi Annan, Secretary-General of the United Nations. Akershus Castle, 3 September 1997. http://odin.dep.no/odinarkiv/norsk/dep/smk/1997/taler/099005-991729/dok-bn.html

The Peace Poem
New York : United Nations, Dept. of Public Information, c1998.
60 p. "Verses contributed by anonymous students in thirty-eight countries. Preface by Kofi A. Annan. "Art: Nane Annan"--Foreward." http://www.un.org/Pubs/CyberSchoolBus/peaceday/poem.htm

Photographs - Google Image Search
Page or scroll half way down the page to Image Search. A search on Kofi Annan produces over 900 images. http://www.google.com/advanced_search

Project on Peacekeeping and the United Nations
A Biography of Kofi Annan on the site of the Project on Peacekeeping and the United Nations (Washington, D.C.)  a "public education effort to increase U.S. support and leadership for multilateral approaches to conflict." http://www.clw.org/pub/clw/un/annanbio.html

Public Broadcasting Service - Online News Hour
1999: October 18: the role of the United Nations in humanitarian aid, Sierra Leone.
1998: March: Annan's meeting with Iraqi president Saddam Hussein which averted a military strike
1996: December 16: Annan's plans for repositioning the U.N. for the 21st century as he takes office.

Stanford University. Commencement, June 11, 2000
Full text of 'The world needs you to lead in safeguarding the global environment,' presented by Secretary-General Annan as Stanford's 109th commencement speaker. See also the Stanford Report, June 14, 2000 article and photograph. http://news.stanford.edu/news/2000/june14/annantext-614.html

"Towards a Culture of Peace" by Kofi Annan
UNESCO features Letters to Future Generations by world leaders and thinkers written for someone living in 2050. Also in French. http://www.unesco.org/opi2/lettres/TextAnglais/AnnanE.html

United Nations
Quotable Kofi Annan: http://www.un.org/Docs/SG/quotable/
Topics (statements on Angola, Rwanda, etc.)
Press conferences, articles, interviews