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Highlight of this week's activities

25 February - 3 March 2013

25 FEBRUARY 2013
The Director-General participated in the opening of the High Level Segment of the 22nd regular session of the Human Rights Council.

The Director-General met with H.E. Mr. Joachim Gauck, President of Germany.

The Director-General attended a reception hosted by H.E. Mr. Hanns Heinrich Schumacher, Permanent Representative of Germany to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva in honour of H.E. Mr. Joachim Gauck, President of the Federal Republic of Germany.

The Director-General attended a luncheon hosted by H.E. Ms. Sujata Mehta, Permanent Representative of India to the Conference on Disarmament in honour of H.E. Mr. Ranjan Mathai, Foreign Secretary of India of the Republic of India.

The Director-General met H.E. Dr. Khudheir Mussa Al-Khuzaie, Vice-President of Iraq. They discussed the cooperation between Iraq and the United Nations.

The Director-General met Mr. Thorbjørn Jagland, Secretary-General of the Council of Europe.

The Director-General met H.E. Ms. Toshiko Abe, Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan.

The Director-General met H.E. Mr. Nikola Poposki, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM).

On behalf of UNOG, the Director-General accepted a donation of the artwork “In Women’s Hands” from the Permanent Delegation of the European Union to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.

The Director-General attended a reception on the occasion of the National Day of Brunei Darussalam hosted by H.E. Mr. Abu Sufian Haji Ali, Ambassador Permanent Representative of Brunei Darussalam to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.
26 FEBRUARY 2013
The Director-General met H.E. Mr. Edmond Panariti, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Albania.

The Director-General met H.E. Mr. Edgars Rinkçviès, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Latvia.

The Director-General met H.E. Mr. Zalmai Rassoul, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.

The Director-General, in his capacity as Secretary-General of the Conference on Disarmament and Personal Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General to the Conference, participated in a high-level plenary session of the Conference.

The Director-General met H.E. Mr. Miroslav Lajèák, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Slovak Republic.

The Director-General met H.E. Mr. Aleksei Volkov, Deputy Foreign Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan to discuss the continued cooperation between the United Nations and Kazakhstan in advancing common goals.

The Director-General participated in a panel discussion on the "Power of empowered women", organized by the Group of Women Ambassadors in Geneva.

The Director-General met H.E. Archbishop Dominique Mamberti, Secretary for relations with States of the Holy See. They discussed the role of the Holy See in peace and security, human rights-related issues, and inter-religious and inter-cultural dialogue in Geneva.
27 FEBRUARY 2013
The Director-General, in his capacity as Secretary-General of the Conference on Disarmament and Personal Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General to the Conference, participated in a high-level plenary session of the Conference.

The Director-General attended a reception hosted by the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, on the occasion of the 22nd session of the Human Rights Council.

The Director-General met H.E. Mr. Alberto Nkutumula, Vice-Minister of Justice of the Republic of Mozambique.
28 FEBRUARY 2013
The Director-General met Mr. Struan Stevenson, Member of the European Parliament, President of the Iraq Delegation, to discuss issues of common interest.

The Director-General met Mr. Achim Steiner, Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) to discuss continued cooperation in the work of the United Nations on climate change, sustainable development and other areas of priority.

The Director-General met H.E. Professor Ekmeleddin İhsanoğlu, Secretary-General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).

The Director-General met H.E. Mr. Emmanuel Issoze-Ngondet, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Gabon for International Cooperation, the Francophonie and in charge of NEPAD and Gabonese regional integration.
1 MARCH 2013
The Director-General welcomed United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to UNOG and accompanied him to meetings with the Heads of UN system entities in Geneva, UNOG staff and the ScaleUp Nutrition (SUN) Movement Secretariat.



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