Panelist for the High Level Segment (27 April 2017)

Mr. Nikhil Seth, Executive Director, UNITAR

Nikhil Seth is the Executive Director of UNITAR. Prior to joining UNITAR in October 2015, Mr. Seth was the Director of the Division for Sustainable Development, UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA). Previously, he was the Head of the Rio+20 Secretariat, during which time he spearheaded the preparations for the UNCSD Conference in Rio. Closely engaged in the development of the SDGs, Mr. Seth is now involved in UNITAR's many relevant multi-stakeholder initiatives and capacity building partnerships that promote effective implementation of the Goals.