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Ruud Lubbers

Netherlands

Former Prime Minister

Ruud Lubbers is a former Dutch Minister of Economic Affairs in 1973 and became Prime Minister of the Netherlands in 1982, serving for 12 years until 1994. In 1994 he became Professor on Globalization, as well as International President of WWF. In 2001-2005 he served as UN High Commissioner for Refugees. During that time, he was a member of the Earth Charter Commission.