Christian Lamarre joined UNDEF in 2011 with responsibility for both project management and knowledge management. including overseeing the development of UNDEF’s state-of-the-art database. His prior experience covers both the UN and civil society, including positions as a coordination manager for the UN Development Programme in Afghanistan, where he supported the vice-chairman of the Afghan Government Disarmament and Reintegration Commission; and field operations manager with Democracy International in Kabul, supporting the country’s electoral and political processes. In 2016-2017, he served on a temporary duty assignment as team leader in the Kidal regional base of the UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali.
Christian participated in Panel 3: Democracy and Human Rights.