U.S. President Joe Biden addresses the UN General Assembly in New York City, U.S., September 2021.
Michael Møller

Michael Møller has dedicated his life as an international civil servant in the United Nations for four decades, serving in different capacities in New York, Mexico, Iran, Haiti, Cyprus, and Geneva. In 2013-2019, he served as the UN Director-General in Geneva and as Secretary-General of the Conference of Disarmament. He is now the Chairman of the Diplomacy Forum of the Geneva Science and Diplomacy Anticipator Foundation, and a member of the Executive Board of the Kofi Annan Foundation. Born in 1952 in Copenhagen, Denmark, he earned a Master’s degree in International Relations from Johns Hopkins University, U.S., and a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations from the University of Sussex, U.K.