Selected Highlights of the Director-General's activities - 5 - 11 October 2015
5 OCTOBER 2015
The Director-General participates in a press breakfast organised by the Club Suisse de la presse to brief the media on the UNOG Open Day and the 70th anniversary of the United Nations.
The Director-General meets H.E. Mr. Frederick A. Mitchell, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration of The Bahamas
The new Permanent Representative of the Republic of Korea, H.E. Mr. CHOI Kyong-lim, presents his Credentials to the Director-General.
The new Representative of the League of Arab States, H.E. Mr. Sameh Aboulenein, presents his letter of nomination to the Director-General.
6 OCTOBER 2015
The Director-General meets H.E. Mr. Ibrahim Khraishi, Ambassador Permanent Observer of the State of Palestine to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.
The new Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, H.E. Ms. Tehmina Janjua, presents her Credentials to the Director-General.
The Director-General attends a lunch hosted by Mr. António Guterres, UN High Commissioner for Refugees, on the occasion of the High Level Segment of the 66th Executive Committee of UNHCR.
7 OCTOBER 2015
The Director-General meets with H.E. Mr. Julian Braithwaite, Ambassador Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva, to discuss ongoing collaboration and International Geneva.
The Director-General attends the celebration of the 49th year of independence of the Republic of Botswana.
8 OCTOBER 2015
The Director-General is interviewed by Mr. Alain Jourdan from the Tribune de Genève on the Sustainable Development Goals, the United Nations’ 70th anniversary, and the Strategic Heritage Plan.
The Director-General meets Ms. Linda Taylor, Executive Director of the UN Office of Administration of Justice.
The Director-General meets H.E. Archbishop Silvano M. Tomasi, Apostolic Nuncio, Permanent Observer for the Holy See to the United Nations Office and Permanent Delegate to other international organizations in Geneva.
9 OCTOBER 2015
The Director-General goes on mission to Paris to deliver a lecture in an event "La paix est-elle possible dans le monde" hosted by the Rotary Club.