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Nomination of Next U.S. Ambassador to the UN and Other International Organizations in Geneva

President Obama announced his intention August 1, 2013 to nominate Pamela K. Hamamoto, as Representative of the United States to the Office of the United Nations and Other International Organizations in Geneva, with the rank of Ambassador.

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White House Nominates Next U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Human Rights Council

President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate Keith M. Harper as U.S. Representative to the United Nations Human Rights Council, with rank of Ambassador.

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Betty E. King, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations in Geneva

Ambassador Betty E. King - Official Portrait

Ambassador Betty King was nominated on October 22, 2009, by President Obama to serve as the Representative of the United States to the Office of the United Nations and Other International Organizations in Geneva. She was confirmed by the U.S. Senate and attested by the President on February 12, 2010.

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Michael Punke, Deputy US Trade Representative and U.S. Permanent Representative to the WTO

Ambassador Michael Punke

Michael Punke serves as Deputy United States Trade Representative and U.S. Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the World Trade Organization (WTO) in Geneva, Switzerland.

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Archive: Laura E. Kennedy, U.S. Ambassador to the Conference on Disarmament (March 2010- May 2013)

Laura Kennedy

Ambassador Kennedy, a Minister Counselor in the Foreign Service, presented her credentials to the Conference on Disarmament in Geneva on March 22, 2010. She most recently served as International Affairs Advisor and Deputy Commandant of the National War College.

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Eileen Chamberlain Donahoe, U.S. Ambassador to the Human Rights Council

Ambassador Eileen Chamberlain Donahoe

Ambassador Eileen Chamberlain Donahoe serves as United States Representative to the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva, the lead UN body responsible for the promotion and protection of human rights.

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Peter F. Mulrean, Deputy Permanent Representative

PeterMulreanPortrait

A native of Boston, Mr. Mulrean joined the U.S. Foreign Service in 1988 and spent much of the first part of his career dealing with the Balkans, serving at the American Consulate General in Zagreb; coordinating U.S. humanitarian assistance to Bosnia during the war; and establishing an observation mission for the Conference for Security and Cooperation in Europe (CSCE).

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