4th Global Conference

16-19 May 2016 • Copenhagen, Denmark

4th Global Conference

16-19 May 2016 • Copenhagen, Denmark

Anthony Lake

Anthony-LakeAnthony Lake is the sixth Executive Director of UNICEF, where he has led the organization’s renewed focus on equity, a cost-effective approach to achieving faster results for the world’s most disadvantaged children. Mr. Lake also serves as Chairman of the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement Lead Group, which brings together governments, civil society, the United Nations, donors, businesses and researchers to combat under-nutrition and stunting.

Prior to joining UNICEF, Mr. Lake was USA National Security Adviser (1993-1997), and also served as the President’s Special Envoy on the Ethiopia/Eritrea conflict, and Haiti. Formerly Chair of the US Fund for UNICEF, he also has served on the Boards of several other international development organizations.