Modern Diplomacy
UN in the Changing World Order. Speakers
Valdai Club Conference Hall, Tsvetnoy boulevard 16/1, Moscow, Russia

On November 22 at 16:00 Moscow Time (GMT+3), the Valdai Club will host an expert discussion dedicated to the role of the UN in the changing world order.


  • Alexey Borisov, Secretary General, Russian Association for the United Nations, Vice-President of the World Federation of UN Associations

  • Vladimir Chernigov, President of the Social and Industrial Foodservice Institute and of the ANO “For School Nutrition”

  • Çağrı Erhan, Rector of Altinbash University

  • Vladimir Grachev, Head of the Expert Council on Geopolitics of the Just World Institute, Senior Advisor to the Executive Office of the UN Secretary-General (1997–2003), Director of the Conference Management Office of the UN Office in Geneva (2006–2014)

  • Mikatekiso Kubayi, Researcher at the Institute for Global Dialogue at UNISA, Research Fellow at the Institute of Pan-African Thought and Dialogue (South Africa)

  • Vladimir Kuznetsov, Director of United Nations Information Centre in Moscow

  • Asoke Kumar Mukerji, Permanent Representative of India to the UN (2013-2014), Honorary Fellow of the Vivekananda International Foundation