Leila Doss is a retired broadcaster and former assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations. She started her career under a glass ceiling at Egyptian state radio and eventually joined United Nations Radio just as it was being born. The pressures from within the UN on its media are highly revealing.
Recorded by Frieda Werden; script, editing and hosting by Emily Falk.
Photo: Regine Duboulay, age 11, appears on UN Radio in 1975. Credit: Teddy Chen/United Nations Photo/flickr
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