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Activities

24 - 30 September 2012

24 SEPTEMBER 2012
The Director-General attended the High-level Meeting of the 67th Session of the United Nations General Assembly on the Rule of Law at the National and International Levels.

The Director-General attended a reception hosted by Mr. Barack Obama, President of the United States of America, on the occasion of the 67th session of the United Nations General Assembly.
25 SEPTEMBER 2012
The Director-General attended the opening of the General Debate of the United Nations General Assembly. The theme of the debate, chosen by the President of the 67th session, is “Adjustment or settlement of international disputes or situations by peaceful means”.

The Director-General attended a luncheon hosted by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in honour of Heads of State and Government attending the General Debate of the UN General Assembly.

The Director-General participated in the Secretary-General’s bilateral meeting with Mr. Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council and Mr. José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission.
26 SEPTEMBER 2012
The Director-General attended the resumed session of the General Debate of the United Nations General Assembly.

The Director-General met with Mr. Yukio Takasu, Under-Secretary-General for Management, to discuss budgetary and management issues.

The Director-General met with Ms. Susanna Malcorra, Chef de Cabinet of the Office of the UN Secretary-General to discuss issues of interest to the United Nations Office at Geneva.
27 SEPTEMBER 2012
The Director-General attended a reception to celebrate the National Day of China hosted by Mr. Liu Zhenmin, Permanent Representative of the People's Republic of China to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.
28 SEPTEMBER 2012
The new Permanent Representative of Viet Nam, Mr. Nguyen Trung Thanh, presented his credentials to the Director-General, who welcomed him as his country’s new representative to the United Nations in Geneva.

The Director-General attended a luncheon hosted by Ms. Sujata Mehta, Permanent Representative of India to the Conference on Disarmament.

The Director-General attended a reception hosted by Mr. Dante Martinelli, Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Switzerland.