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(drī'fus),
Fritz E., N.Z. neurologist, German by birth, also worked in U.S., 1926-1997. See: Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy.
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In a meeting with members of the Global Commission on Drug Policy (GCPD), including former Colombian President Cesar Gaviria and ex-Swiss President Ruth Dreifuss, the interior secretary said Mexico was willing to debate and analyze the matter "with full openness, seriousness, and responsibility.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Former President of Switzerland and member of the Global Commission on Drug Policy (GCDP) Ruth Dreifuss praised the efforts made by Iran against illicit drugs.
Other distinguished speakers to address the Summit include: Gerhard Schroder, former German Chancellor; Kiyotaka Akasaka, Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information, United Nations; Sheikha Abdulla Al-Misnad, President, University of Qatar; Anthony Salcito, Vice President, Microsoft - Worldwide Education, Biz Stone, Co-Founder of Twitter; and Ruth Dreifuss, Chancellor, University for Peace, former President of the Swiss Confederation (1999).
Also in attendance at the inaugural WISE Awards ceremony were Mrs Carla Bruni-Sarkozy, Mrs Irina Bokova UNESCO Director General, Mrs Ruth Dreifuss Former President of the Swiss Confederation, Mr Gerhard Schroeder Former Chancellor of Germany, Fidel V.
The Geneva politician succeeds former Interior Minister Ruth Dreifuss.
He conveyed his anger in the next speech, made to parliament before Swiss President Ruth Dreifuss and Swiss cabinet members and legislators.
Prime Minister Tony Blair and Swiss President Ruth Dreifuss also sent congratulations.
We in the cabinet believe the journey will be exciting and that the ultimate goal should be full EU membership," President Ruth Dreifuss said.
Other distinguished speakers to address the Summit include: Gerhard Schroder, formerGerman Chancellor; Kiyotaka Akasaka, Under-Secretary-General for Communications andPublic Information, United Nations; Sheikha Abdulla Al-Misnad, President, Universityof Qatar; Anthony Salcito, Vice President, Microsoft - Worldwide Education, BizStone, Co-Founder of Twitter; and Ruth Dreifuss, Chancellor, University for Peace,former President of the Swiss Confederation (1999).
Eminent speakers will address the Summit, among which are Gerhard Schroder, former German Chancellor; Kiyotaka Akasaka, Under-Secretary-General for Communications and Public Information, United Nations; Sheikha Abdulla Al-Misnad, President, University of Qatar; Anthony Salcito, Vice President, Microsoft - Worldwide Education, Biz Stone, Co-Founder of Twitter; as well as, Ruth Dreifuss, Chancellor, University for Peace, former President of the Swiss Confederation (1999).
Ruth Dreifuss, Switzerland's firstever woman president, confirmed her much-anticipated resignation from the government at the end of the year.