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date: 24 January 2020

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This article discusses the intricacies of trying to be a Secretary-General. It describes the evolution of the roles of the Office of Secretary-General in the context of international politics. The article also provides an outline of the articles of the Charter that relate to the Secretary-General, the evolution of the office during the Cold War, and how the office has encountered challenges in the ‘new era’.

Keywords: Secretary-General, evolution, roles, international politics, Charter, Cold War, challenges, new era

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