Jan Eliasson is the appointed deputy secretary-general of the United Nations and was the special envoy for Darfur from 2007 to 2008. Prior to this, he served as the president of the 60th session of the U.N. General Assembly. Eliasson was Sweden’s ambassador to the U.S. and was the appointed foreign minister of Sweden.
As we now begin to shape the post-2015 agenda, we must press on to address the remaining challenges, save lives and set our world on course for a better future. An opinion for #MDGMomentum by U.N. Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson.