Niels Scott

UN Resident Coordinator / UNDP Resident Representative in Georgia

Georgia Niels Scott
Niels Scott, UN Resident Coordinator / UNDP Resident Representative in Georgia. Photo: David Khizanishvili/UNDP

Prior to his assignment in Georgia, Mr. Scott has served as Chief of the Humanitarian Coordination Support Section for the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), based in Geneva. He also served as  interim Head of OCHA’s Office in Côte d'Ivoire,  Chief of  Disaster and Vulnerability Policy Section, based in Geneva and as interim Head of Office in Haiti (February 2010 – June 2010).

Niels was Operations Coordinator for the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) from 2006-2008, based in Geneva.

Mr. Scott has also served with the UN Mission in Sudan as Head of their Regional Office for Darfur, as well as serving with OCHA as Head of Office, North Darfur.

Niels worked with the IFRC over a period of 12 years as: Representative for Haiti/Head of Delegation (2004); Head of Regional Delegation for West and Central Africa (2000-2003); Head of Delegation Georgia (1997-2000); Deputy Head of Regional Delegation for Central Asia (1995-1997); Programme Coordinator in Vukovar, Eastern Slavonia, Baranja and Western Syrmia (with the International Committee of the Red Cross) (1995); Relief Coordinator FYROM (1994-1995); and Logistics Officer Croatia (1993-1994).

Mr. Scott also held several positions in the non-governmental and private sectors.


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