ACCESSIBILITY AT UNOG A A A A The United Nations in the Heart of Europe

About UNOG

Previous Directors-General



Directors of the European Office of the United Nations

Wlodzimierz MODEROWPoland1946-1952
Adrian PELTNetherlands1952-1957


From 1 January 1966, the Director of the European Office of the United Nations was renamed Director-General.

On 1 February 1966, the European Office of the United Nations became the United Nations Office at Geneva. For more information on the history of the Office, see under history.



Directors-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva

Pier Pasquale SPINELLIItaly1957-1968
Vittorio WINSPEARE-GUICCIARDIItaly1968-1978
Luigi COTTAFAVI Italy1978-1983
Erik SUYBelgium1983-1987
Jan MARTENSONSweden1987-1992
Antoine BLANCAFrance1992-1993
Vladimir PETROVSKYRussia1993-2002
Sergei ORDZHONIKIDZE (Speeches)Russia2002-2011
Kassym-Jomart TOKAYEV (Speeches)Kazakhstan2011-2013