Join YPFP for a discussion with Ambassador Pickering about the role of international organizations. This event is co-hosted by Peter Yeo, President of the Better World Campaign and Vice President of Public Policy and Advocacy for the United Nations Foundation.
Ambassador Thomas Pickering served more than four decades as a U.S. diplomat. He last served as Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs, the third highest post in the U.S. State Department. Pickering also served as ambassador to the United Nations, the Russian Federation, India, Israel, and Jordan, and holds the personal rank of Career Ambassador. After retiring from the State Department in 2000, Ambassador Pickering joined the Boeing Company as Senior Vice President, International Relations and member of the Executive Council. He serves on a number not-for-profit boards. He holds degrees from Bowdoin College, the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, and the University of Melbourne and speaks French, Spanish, and Swahili fluently and also Arabic, Hebrew and Russian.
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1750 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20006
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