The UN’s environment chief, Erik Solheim, has resigned following severe criticism of his global travels and internal rule-breaking which led some nations to withhold their funding. The Guardian understands Solheim was asked to resign by the UN secretary general, António Guterres.
Name: Erik Solheim
Company: United Nations
Position: Environment Chief
Announcement Date: November 19, 2018, 11:00pm
Resignation Date: November 19, 2018, 11:00pm