Secretary-general sentence example
At the head of the administration is a governor under whom is a secretary-general, who replaces him at need.
The secretary-general of the Italian foreign office, Baron Blanc, who had accompanied General Cadorna to Rome, was received almost daily by Cardinal Antonelli, papal secretary of state, in order to settle innumerable questions arising out of the Italian occupation.
The reis was the secretary-general of the divan, and in more modern times became minister for foreign affairs.
In 1864 he was appointed, by Sella, secretary-general of finance, and after being created senator in 1865, acquired considerable fame as a financial authority.
On his release the Citoyen Rousselin entered the ministry of the interior, and under the Directory he became secretary-general, and then civil commissioner of the Seine.Advertisement
He was commissioned by Bonaparte in 17 9 7 with the reorganization of the Ionian Islands, and was nominated to the Institute and made secretary general of the university.
Summoned to Paris by Cavour in 1856 to prepare the memorandum on the Romagna provinces for the Paris congress, he was in 1859 appointed by Cavour secretary-general of the Piedmontese Foreign Office.
Upon the arrival of Garibaldi at Naples, Bertani was appointed secretary-general of the dictator, in which capacity he reorganized the police, abolished the secret service fund, founded twelve infant asylums, suppressed the duties upon Sicilian products, prepared for the suppression of the religious orders, and planned the sanitary reconstruction of the city.
On the second restoration of the Bourbons he was made councillor of state and secretary-general of the ministry of the interior.
Under King Louis Napoleon he was secretary-general for foreign affairs, but resigned office on the annexation of the Batavian republic to France.Advertisement
He was a railway expert, becoming secretary-general of the Railway Commission established in 1842, government commissioner to the authorized railway companies, administrator of the Lyons-Mediterranean railway, and commissioner to examine foreign railways.
During 1875 and 1876 he was successively director of criminal affairs and secretary-general at the ministry of justice.
During the session of the Legislative Assembly he exercised the functions of procureur syndic and was subsequently secretary-general of the department of Haut-Rhin.
Secretary-General, the language in the letter is, as you know, quite bombastic.
The global compact The Global Compact is an initiative of UN Secretary General Kofi Annan.Advertisement
The Conference succeeded in placing the issue - which the Secretary-General has called a " global scourge " - on the international agenda.
Yasushi Akashi has been appointed the secretary-general 's special representative in charge of the former Yugoslavia.
Then it says the secretary-general is determined to secure full compliance with UN decisions.
From 1991 until becoming secretary-general in May 2001 he was Egypt's foreign minister.
The first meeting will take place in Greece next year UNder the aegis of the UN secretary-general Kofi Annan.Advertisement
The League's headquarters were in Geneva and its first secretary-general was Sir Eric Drummond.
Mr Halliday worked for the UN for 34 years, and was an assistant secretary-general when he was sent to Baghdad.
Becoming secretary general of the prefecture of Bouches-du-Rhone in 1870-71, he refused the office of prefect.
Peruzzi, Lanza and Bonghi pleaded for equal friendship with all powers, and especially with France; Crispi, Minghetti, Cadorna and others, including Blanc, secretary-general to the foreign office, openly favored a pro-Austrian policy.
The secretary-general of the UN is a mate of ours.Advertisement
From 1991 until becoming secretary-general in May 2001 he was Egypt 's foreign minister.
The League 's headquarters were in Geneva and its first secretary-general was Sir Eric Drummond.
A year later he was selected to be secretary-general of public instruction, and in 1862 received from Rattazzi the portfolio of finance.
The first meeting will take place in Greece next year under the aegis of the UN secretary-general Kofi Annan.