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Luc Stevens

United Nations Resident Coordinator

Luc Stevens is the United Nations Resident Coordinator.

Luc Stevens
15 Sep 2016

Let's hear it for democracy and dignity for everyone

Democratic governance is a critical foundation stone of sustainable development across social, economic and political spheres. Consensus on this point has coalesced through UN General Assembly resolutions and through the work and pronouncements of a range of UN agencies and specialised bodies, including the Human Rights Council.

15 Sep 2016
29 Jul 2016

The UN's position

As Thailand's friend and long-time partner, the UN are committed to supporting an inclusive dialogue process that can shape a shared future.

29 Jul 2016 1
The UN's position
10 Dec 2015

Fight for freedom

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights turns 67 today, but it still has not sunk in on some that "universal" means for everyone.

10 Dec 2015
30 Jul 2015

The horrors of modern day slavery

Women forced into sexual servitude. Children forced to work rather than study. Men tricked into indentured servitude on fishing vessels earning no pay and often remaining at sea for years on end.

30 Jul 2015