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Highlight of this week's activities

13 - 19 January 2014

13 JANUARY 2014
The new Permanent Representative of Ukraine, H.E. Mr. Yurii Klymenko, presented his credentials to the Acting Director-General, who welcomed him as his country’s representative to the United Nations in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Roland Schatz, founder and President of Media Tenor. They discussed issues related to media analysis and strategy.

The Acting Director-General met with a group of UNOG interns; they discussed the United Nations internship programme.

The Acting Director-General met with H.E. Mr. Eviatar Manor, Permanent Representative of Israel to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.
14 JANUARY 2014
The Acting Director-General, together with the Joint Special Representative of the United Nations and the League of Arab States for Syria, Mr. Lakhdar Brahimi, chaired an organizational/logistics briefing for Member States and organizations participating in the Geneva Conference on Syria.

The Acting Director-General hosted in a luncheon for Mr. Ján Kubiš, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Afghanistan and Head of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA).

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Wilfried Lemke, Special Adviser of the Secretary-General on Sport for Development and Peace.
15 JANUARY 2014
The Acting Director-General met with future Presidents of the 2014 session of the Conference on Disarmament (Israel, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Malaysia).

The Acting Director-General met with H.E. Mr. Ridha Bouabid, Permanent Observer of the International Organization of la Francophonie to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.
16 JANUARY 2014
The Acting Director-General participated in the opening ceremony of the Conférence Internationale permanente d'Instituts Universitaires de Traducteurs et Interprètes (CIUTI) Annual Forum.

The Acting Director-General participated in a lunch with board members of the ICT4Peace Foundation.

The Acting Director-General met with Dr. David Nabarro, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Food Security and Nutrition and Senior United Nations System Coordinator for Avian and Human Influenza.

The Acting Director-General participated in a dinner hosted in his honour by H.E. Mr. András Dékány, Permanent Representative of Hungary to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.
17 JANUARY 2014
The Acting Director-General met with Ambassador Mr. Baudelaire Ndong Ella, President of the 8th Cycle of the Human Rights Council.

The Acting Director-General gave an interview to Ms. Imogen Foulkes, BBC correspondent in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General hosted a luncheon for the representatives of the P5 countries of the Conference on Disarmament (China, France, Russian Federation, the United Kingdom and the United States of America).

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Achim Wennmann, Executive Coordinator of the Geneva Peacebuilding Platform.

The new Permanent Representative of the Republic of Slovenia, H.E. Mr. Vojislav Šuc, presented his credentials to the Acting Director-General, who welcomed him as his country’s representative to the United Nations in Geneva.

The new Permanent Representative of the Arab Republic of Egypt, H.E. Mr. Walid Mahmoud Abdelnasser presented his credentials to the Acting Director-General, who welcomed him as his country’s representative to the United Nations in Geneva.



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