India's ex-Ambassador to the UN Hardeep Singh Puri named Secy-general of ICM
Hardeep Singh Puri appointed as Secretary General of Independent Commission on Multilateralism (ICM). Hardeep Singh was former Ambassador and Permanent Representative of India to the UN.
Independent Commission on Multilateralism (ICM)
Independent Commission on Multilateralism (ICM) launched by International Peace Institute (IPI) is targeted at recognizing policy proposals to improve the multilateral system’s capacity to respond to developing global challenges. Former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd will be chairperson of the ICM, Foreign Minister of Norway Borge Brende and Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird will be co-Chairpersons. The commission will be an all-inclusive two-year programme and it will be funded by the Canada and Norway governments.