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The Director-General

Director-General Participates in Ceremony Celebrating the ‘Vigne des Nations’

26 June 2012

The Director-General participated in the ‘Vigne des Nations’ ceremony highlighting the 10th anniversary of the Membership of Switzerland in the United Nations. In his remarks, the Director-General underlined that the first decade of Swiss membership in the Organization was characterized by engagement, cooperation, and hope for a safer and more tolerant world. He highlighted the prominent role that Switzerland plays in international diplomacy, and expressed his appreciation for the strong support of the country towards the United Nations and other international organizations.