Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Western Sahara
The Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Western Sahara (SRSG) is appointed by the Secretary-General to lead the United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO).
List of Special RepresentativesEdit
|#||Name||Born-Died||Took Office||Left Office||Country|
|1||Héctor Gros Espiell||1926–2009||20 September 1988||19 January 1990||Uruguay|
|2||Johannes Manz||19 January 1990||20 December 1991||Switzerland|
|3||Sahabzada Yaqub Khan||1920–||23 March 1992||August 1995||Pakistan|
|4||Erik Jensen (Acting)||August 1995||February 1998||Malaysia|
|5||Charles Franklin Dunbar||1937–||February 1998||31 March 1999||United States|
|6||Robin Kinloch (Acting)||1937||1 April 1999||18 May 1999||United Kingdom|
|7||William L. Eagleton||1926–2011||18 May 1999||1 December 2001||United States|
|8||William L. Swing||1934–||1 December 2001||1 July 2003||United States|
|9||Alvaro de Soto||1943–||7 August 2003||5 August 2005||Peru|
|10||Francesco Bastagli||5 August 2005||31 August 2006||Italy|
|11||Julian Harston||1942–||5 February 2007||12 October 2009||United Kingdom|
|12||Hany Abdel-Aziz||1946–||12 October 2009||15 June 2012||Egypt|
|13||Wolfgang Weisbrod-Weber||1955–||15 June 2012||31 July 2014||Germany|
|14||Kim Bolduc||1952–||31 July 2014||22 November 2017||Canada|
|15||Colin Stewart||1961-||1 December 2017||Canada|
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