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If one doesn’t examine one’s mistakes and look back, how else does one have vision?




Kofi Annan, Secretary General of the United Nations, Interview with Mike Wallace, CBS Sunday Morning, February 6, 2000

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Kofi Annan
Kofi Annan
  • Born: April 8, 1938
  • Died: August 18, 2018
  • Nationality: Ghanaian
  • Profession: Statesman

Kofi Atta Annan was a Ghanaian diplomat who served as the seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations from January 1997 to December 2006. Annan and the UN were the co-recipients of the 2001 Nobel Peace Prize. He was the founder and chairman of the Kofi Annan Foundation, as well as chairman of The Elders, an international organization founded by Nelson Mandela.

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