U.N. Secretary-General's Lack of Leadership Undermines Accountability
Publication Date: September 2007
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Author(s): Brett D. Schaefer
Keywords: Asia and the Pacific; whistleblower; whistleblowers; ki-moon
Coverage: Korea (North)
Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon sided with the U.N. Development Program after it fired a whistleblower who helped the United States uncover a scandal involving the program's activities in North Korea. The United States must demand that the secretary-general implement ethics reforms.