|10th Director-General of the UNESCO|
|Assumed office |
15 November 2017
|Preceded by||Irina Bokova|
|Minister of Culture|
11 February 2016 – 10 May 2017
|Prime Minister||Manuel Valls|
|Preceded by||Fleur Pellerin|
|Succeeded by||Françoise Nyssen|
|Born||4 August 1972|
La Celle-Saint-Cloud, France
|Political party||Socialist Party|
|Alma mater||Paris Dauphine University|
École nationale d'administration
Audrey Azoulay (French pronunciation: [o.dʁɛ a.zu.lɛ]; born 4 August 1972) is a French politician. She was France's Minister of Culture from 2016 to 2017.
She was nominated on 13 October 2017 and, on 10 November 2017, appointed as the Director-General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), becoming the second female leader of the organization.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "Audrey Azoulay". gouvernement.fr. Archived from the original on 7 May 2017. Retrieved 21 April 2017.
- ↑ "UN Says Attacks on Heritage Sites Could Be War Crimes". voanews. 24 March 2017.