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Faye Leone is a researcher, writer and collector of essential information on what is happening in and around the UN in New York. Faye is a content editor for the knowledge management project of IISD’s New York-based Reporting Services. Faye’s most recent work experience was with the World Federalist Movement - Institute for Global Policy, where she managed two popular websites and published updates on UN elections and appointments, as well as reform in such areas as gender architecture, environmental governance, and expanding the Security Council.
From 2000-2004, she worked for EarthRights International in Thailand, developing and managing a conflict transformation program, providing staff training on conflict transformation and consensus decision-making, conducting field interviews and reporting on Burmese conflict resolution traditions, and creating a year-long curriculum for young community leaders.
Faye has also worked for the United Nations Development Programme, Oxfam International, and Refugees International.
Faye is currently on leave.
- Taking Stock: A brief analysis of the UN Sustainable Development SummitThe UN had at least two clear purposes in convening the Sustainable Development Summit―to adopt its development agenda for the next 15 years, the ...