19 - 25 November 2012
19 NOVEMBER 2012
The Director-General attended a reception on the occasion of Latvian National Day hosted by Mr. Raimonds Jansons, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Latvia to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.
The Director-General met Mr. Esen Aydogdyev, Permanent Representative of Turkmenistan to discuss issues of common interest.
The Director-General opened the exhibition entitled "United, We Count", organized by the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
20 NOVEMBER 2012
The Director-General opened the 2012 United Nations Women’s Guild Bazaar at the Palais des Nations.
The Director-General attended a reception on the occasion of the National Day of Oman hosted by Mr. Abdulla Nasser Al-Rahbi, Permanent Representative of Oman to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.
The Director-General met Mr. Alexey Borodavkin, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations Office and other international organizations having their Headquarters in Geneva.
21 NOVEMBER 2012
The Director-General met with Dr. Colum de Sales Murphy, President of the Geneva School of Diplomacy and International Relations.
The Director-General participated in an informal lunch-time discussion on "Think Global, Act Global: Confronting Global Factors that Influence Conflict and Fragility" co-hosted by the Permanent Mission of Canada and the Geneva Peacebuilding Platform.
The Director-General opened the 10th Annual Joint UNOG-DCAF event on the "Arab Spring and Democratization: the Role of Security Sector Reform".