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Corporate Governance and Ethical Leadership

"There are seven things that will destroy us: Wealth without work; Pleasure without conscience; Knowledge without character; Religion without sacrifice; Politics without principle; Science without humanity; Business without ethics". Mahatma Gandhi. When you evaluate the reasons for the collapse of global companies such as Enron, Tyco, Lehman Brothers, WorldCom, Global Crossing, and Indian company Satyam Computers, it is obvious that there was a complete disregard for ethics in their leaders. There is a need to emphasize ethics to ensure corporate governance.   Corporate governance means how companies can be controlled…

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UN Reform Initiatives

The UN Reform became a key issue after Boutros Ghali assumed office as the 6th UN Secretary General, 1992-96.  In 1992, Boutros Ghali restructured the UN  Secretariat, consolidated many programs into the Department for Economic and Social Development and issued a major reform plan for Peace and Security; Agenda for Peace. In 1992-1996, a series of landmark international conferences took place under th auspices of the UN that set new policy standards, including: The Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, 1992. View Link… The World Conference on Human Rights in Vienna,…

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UN Internal Oversight

The United Nations Office of Internal Oversight Services (OIOS) was established in July 1994. The statement of activities of the OIOS Investigations Division states “The Investigations Division follows up on reports of possible violations of rules or regulations, mismanagement, misconduct, waste of resources or abuse of authority.” View Link… We would appreciate your views on these issues: Did the United Nations succeed in eliminating or reducing internal mismanagement, misconduct, waste or abuse? Do you know of cases of mismanagement, misconduct, waste of resources or abuse of authority in the United…