The Security Council formally nominated Guterres as the next Secretary General of the United Nations – International – (Zou Luxiao) in New York in October 6, the UN Security Council on October 6th at the United Nations Headquarters in New York by acclamation by the way officially confirmed the former Prime Minister of Portugal, the former United Nations High Commissioner for refugees Antonio Guterres? As the next Secretary General of the United Nations. Secretary General of the United Nations on the same day Ban Ki-moon call to express congratulations to Guterres. Ban Ki-moon said: "he (Guterres) is a good choice." Pan’s term of office expires at the end of the year. Guterres, 67, who served as prime minister from 1995 to 2002, and from the beginning of the United Nations refugee agency in charge of the United States in the past ten years in. During his High Commissioner for refugees, Guterres pushed for structural reform. In the face of the world’s largest since World War II, the tide of refugees, Guterres working experience in UNHCR for his campaign for the United Nations Secretary General a lot of points. According to the Charter of the United Nations, the Secretary General must first be recommended by the Security Council, and then appointed by the general assembly of the United Nations (General Assembly) for a term of 5 years, may be re elected. According to UN unwritten rules, the post of Secretary General of Asia, Africa, Europe, Latin America and other regions of the rotation, and candidates can not come from the five permanent members of the United nations. By convention, the Security Council generally recommend a candidate for the United Nations General Assembly to pass; if there are more candidates, the Council is often closed door consultations and informal voting to determine the form of candidates. In general, in the 15 member states of the Security Council, the candidate must be supported by all 5 permanent members and at least 4 non permanent members to get the nomination. Subsequently, the Security Council will adopt a resolution to formally confirm the candidates recommended to the general assembly, the candidate will be adopted by the general assembly and the formal appointment of the new secretary general of the United nations. This year, the Secretary General of the reform process for the first time, April 12th to 14, the General Assembly held an informal dialogue between the Secretary General and the members of the candidates, "public interview", to make the selection process more open and transparent. (commissioning editor: Wang Jiquan)相关的主题文章: