New Top EU Envoy to UN Organizations in Geneva Named

    Mariangela Zappia will be the new head of the European delegation to the U.N. organizations in Geneva. Her appointment was announced March 8 by EU foreign affairs chief Catherine Ashton.

    Zappia is currently with the Italian mission to the U.N. organizations in Geneva and has held several positions within the Italian foreign ministry.

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      Ivy Mungcal

      As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.