Photo Gallery: GSI Events at the United Nations

May, 2009

photo credits: Malcolm Carter

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GSI Board Member Christie Brinkley enters the UN, greeted by UN Security and GSI President, Jonathan Granoff. Christie gave the keynote presentation on the May 6 panel event, “Progressive Initiatives.”

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Christie Brinkley with Gabriele Kraatz-Wadsack of the Office for Disarmament Affairs (far right) and ODA staff.

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UN Messenger of Peace Michael Douglas and GSI President Jonathan Granoff meet with High Representative Sergio Duarte, CTBTO Executive Secretary Tibor Tóth and Ploughshares President Joe Cirincione before the panel event “Voices from Experience” on May 7.

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(L-R): Ioan Tudor, Special Assistant to the High Representative; Sergio Duarte; Michael Douglas; and Jonathan Granoff

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CTBTO Chief of External Relations Jean du Preez at the meeting with Mr. Douglas and the ODA

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Michael Douglas and Ambassador Boniface Chidyausiku, Chairman of the 2009 NPT PrepCom

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L-R: Jean du Preez, Ioan Tudor, Jonathan Granoff, Sergio Duarte, Michael Douglas, Joe Cirincione and Tibor Tóth

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Former Under-Secretary-General Jayantha Dhanapala, Michael Douglas and MPI Chairman Emeritus Hon. Douglas Roche

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Michael Douglas, Jonathan Granoff, Mark Aronchik and Diane Perlman (Psychologists for Social Responsibility)

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The Middle Powers Initiative hosted a reception in honor of NPT PrepCom Chairman Ambasador Chidyausiku at the Beekman Hotel

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Senator Douglas Roche, MPI Chairman Emeritus, and Canadian Ambassador Marius Grinius with Pera Wells, Secretary-General of the World Federation of United Nations Associations

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MPI Program Director Jim Wurst with Paul Martin of Peace Action

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Senator Roche, his successor Henrik Salander, and Jonathan Granoff

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Malcolm Carter, the photographer, and Canadian Ambassador Grinius

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Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament’s Sam Akaki (far left) and International Peace Bureau Colin Archer (far right) with guests

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Senator Roche and Ploughshares President Joe Cirincione

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Senator Roche with David Krieger, President of the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation

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Mr. Hideo Hiraoka, Member of the Japanese Diet, with High Representative Sergio Duarte

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MPI Chairman Henrik Salander addresses a full crowd at the May 6 reception

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Ambassador Chiduaysiku and Ambassador Salander

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Ambassador Salander with his predecessor, Senator Douglas Roche, and High Representative Duarte

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(L-R): Jonathan Granoff, President of GSI; Jayantha Dhanapala, former Under-Secretary-General; Ambassador Chidyausiku; Ambassador Salander; Senator Roche

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Senator Roche, Canadian Ambassador Marius Grinius and Ambassador Chidyausiku

Jennifer Nordstrom of the Institute for Energy and Environmental Research; Kevin Davis of the Bipartisan Security Group and Rhianna Tyson, GSI Senior Officer

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Ambassador Salander with Counselor
Febrian Ruddyard of Indonesia

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Ambassador Salander with the photographer,
Malcolm Carter

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Swiss Ambassador Streuli with Mr. Magnus Hellgren of Sweden, and Jonathan Granoff

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Ashley Woods and Colin Archer of the
International Peace Bureau

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(L-R): Ambassador Chidyausiku, Joe Cirincione (Ploughshares Fund), Anna-Lisa Giannella (EU Commission), Ambassador Salander, Senator Roche and Jonathan Granoff

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Ambassador Jürg  Streuli with Swedish delegates Christer Ahlström and Jonas Norling, and former Swedish Ambassador Salander

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Senator Roche, Carol Granoff, David Krieger and John Burroughs (Lawyers’ Committee on Nuclear Policy )

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Party crashers.

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Rhianna Tyson, Jennifer Nordstrom, Dean Granoff, Senator Roche and Carol Granoff