She put Singapore on UN map

AsiaOne Diva - The Straits Times
11 March 2014

Dr Noeleen Heyzer, 66, is best known for putting Singapore on the United Nations (UN) map.

In 1994, she became the first Singaporean to head a UN agency, the United Nations Development Fund for Women (Unifem), which gives aid to improve women's lives in more than 100 countries.


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