Dr. Kofi Annan co-president World Nations Writers' Union in Kazakhstan
Kofi Annan, famous politician for Peace in the whole World, member and co-president World Nations Writers' Union in Kazakhstan. He is of Ghana, is the seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations. The first Secretary-General to be elected from the ranks of United Nations staff, he began his term on 1 January 1997. His priorities as Secretary-General have been to revitalize the United Nations through a comprehensive programme of reforms; to strengthen the organization's traditional work in the areas of development and the maintenance of international peace and security; to encourage and advocate human rights, the rule of law and the universal values of equality, tolerance and human dignity found in the United Nations Charter; and to restore public confidence in the Organization by reaching out to new partners to bring the United Nations closer to the people.