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Anne-Birgitte Albrectsen

Chief executive of child rights and humanitarian organisation Plan International

Anne-Birgitte Albrectsen is CEO of children's rights organisation Plan International and the former UN Assistant Secretary General and Deputy Executive Director for Management at the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). She has worked for over 25 years in international development, human rights, change management and diplomacy, and has held senior leadership positions in times of significant change in the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Danish government, and most recently at the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA).