Shridath Ramphal

shridath-ramphal-former-president-iucn-guyanaFormer secretary-general of the British Commonwealth of Nations; served on five international commissions on global issues, including the Brandt Independent Commission on International Development Issues and the World Commission on Environment and Development (1983-1987); served as president of the World Conservation Union (IUCN) in 1990; author of Our Country, The Planet.