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Unaisi Vuniwaqa appointed as Assistant Secretary-General of UN for Safety and Security


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United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today appointed Unaisi Lutu Vuniwaqa of Fiji as Assistant Secretary-General for Safety and Security.  Ms. Vuniwaqa succeeds Nóirín O’Sullivan of Ireland to whom the Secretary-General is grateful for her contribution and dedication.

As the Deputy Under-Secretary-General for Safety and Security, Vuniwaqa will be responsible for the day-to-day management, leadership support, and overall management of the department, as Vuniwaqa has over 35 years of law enforcement experience at national and international levels, according to the statement of the United Nations

The statement added: “Vuniwaqa recently held the position of Police Commissioner and Head of the United Nations Police Component with the United Nations Mission in South Sudan ( UNMISS ), in which she played an instrumental role in promoting ‘gender-responsive policing’ initiatives that led to the early achievement of gender parity goals.

Vuniwaqa holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of the South Pacific in Fiji.

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