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date: 24 February 2020

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Thomas G. Weiss is Presidential Professor of Political Science at The CUNY Graduate Center and Director of the Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies, where he is co‐director of the United Nations Intellectual History Project. He is the president of the International Studies Association (2009–10) and chair of the Academic Council on the UN System (2006–9) and the former editor of its journal, Global Governance. He has written or edited some 35 books and 150 articles about multilateral approaches to international peace and security, humanitarian action, and sustainable development.

Sam Daws is Executive Director of the United Nations Association of the UK. He has served as a senior policy advisor on UN issues for 19 years, including three years as First Officer in the Executive Office of UN Secretary‐General Kofi Annan. He previously directed a Geneva based international consultancy. He undertook doctoral studies on UN Security Council reform at New College, Oxford, and has been a visiting fellow at Cambridge and Yale Universities. He has co‐authored or edited six books on the UN.