First Executive Director of UNIFEM from the South (June 94 - Aug 07)

With displaced women and children in a refugee camp, Afghanistan, 2002.

First Woman Executive Secretary of ESCAP (Aug 07- Jan 14)

Addressing the 66th Commission Session of ESCAP.

Special Adviser of the United Nations Secretary-General for Timor-Leste (June 2013 - Feb 2015)

With Timor-Leste's leaders, Prime Minister Kay Rala Xanana Gusmão and Former President and Nobel Laureate José Manuel Ramos-Horta.