Diplomats will be hard at work this U.N. General Assembly as the 10 standing candidates for the U.N. secretary-general race try to win favor from the influential U.N. Security Council. Here's a refresher for what has taken place and a peek to what lies ahead.

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  • Jenny Lei Ravelo

    Jenny Lei Ravelo is a Devex Senior Reporter based in Manila. She covers global health, with a particular focus on the World Health Organization, and other development and humanitarian aid trends in Asia Pacific. Prior to Devex, she wrote for ABS-CBN, one of the largest broadcasting networks in the Philippines, and was a copy editor for various international scientific journals. She received her journalism degree from the University of Santo Tomas.