New Director for International Law and Communication
31-12-1999 Article, International Review of the Red Cross, No. 836
On 25 November 1999 the Assembly of the International Committee of the Red Cross appointed François Bugnion, B.A., D. Pol. Sci., to the post of Director and Head of the Department of International Law and Communication. He will take up his new duties on 1 January 2000. An ICRC staff member since 1970, François Bugnion will take over from Mr Yves Sandoz, LL.D., who is approaching the end of his second term as a Director of the ICRC.