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Highlight of this week's activities

24 February - 2 March 2014

24 FEBRUARY 2014
The Acting Director-General met with Ms. Susana Malcorra, Chef de Cabinet of the Executive Office of the Secretary-General.

The Acting Director-General participated in a working luncheon hosted by the Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs.

The Acting Director-General chaired a UNOG Executive Briefing by Ms. Susana Malcorra, Chef de Cabinet of the Executive Office of the Secretary-General at which the priorities of the Organization were discussed.

The Acting Director-General attended a dinner hosted by H.E. Mr. Alexandre Fasel, Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva, in honour of Ms. Susana Malcorra, Chef de Cabinet of the Executive Office of the Secretary-General.
25 FEBRUARY 2014
The new Permanent Representative of the People’s Republic of China, H.E. Mr. Wu Hailong, 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, in his capacity as Acting Secretary-General of the Conference on Disarmament and Personal Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General to the Conference, participated in a plenary meeting of the Conference.

The Acting Director-General hosted a luncheon in honour of Ms. Susana Malcorra, Chef de Cabinet of the Executive Office of the Secretary-General.

The Acting Director-General signed the condolence book for the casualties that occurred during the mass protests in Ukraine at the Permanent Mission of Ukraine to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General met with H.E. Mr. Vinicio Mati, Permanent Representative of Italy to the Conference on Disarmament.

The Acting Director-General met with H.E. Mr. Yurii Klymenko, Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.
26 FEBRUARY 2014
The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Rashid Khalikov, Director of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General chaired a town hall meeting with Ms. Susana Malcorra, Chef de Cabinet of the Executive Office of the Secretary-General and UNOG staff at which priorities of the Organization and staff issues were discussed.

The Acting Director-General hosted a luncheon for Ms. Susana Malcorra, Chef de Cabinet of the Secretary-General.

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Theodore Allegra, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for International Organizations Affairs of the Department of State of the United States of America.

The Acting Director-General attended a reception to Reception on the occasion of the National Day of the State of Kuwait hosted by H.E. Mr. Jamal M.I. Alghunaim, Permanent Representative of the State of Kuwait to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General spoke at the opening of the 2014 Geneva Opera Pool, highlighting the importance of the work of International Geneva for people around the world and expressing his appreciation for the support of the Swiss Government at all levels for the activities of the United Nations in Geneva.
27 FEBRUARY 2014
The new Permanent Representative of the State of Qatar, H.E. Mr. Faisal bin Abdullah Al-Henzab, 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 participated in a launch of the International Peacebuilding Advisory Team (IPAT), co-hosted by UNOG and Interpeace.

The Acting Director-General attended a luncheon hosted in his honour by H.E. Ms. Päivi Kairamo, Permanent Representative of Finland to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Dmitry Titov, Assistant Secretary-General for Rule of Law and Security Institutions in the United Nations Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO).

The Acting Director-General hosted a dinner for Mr. Tegegnework Gettu, Under-Secretary-General for General Assembly and Conference Management.
28 FEBRUARY 2014
The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Tegegnework Gettu, Under-Secretary-General for General Assembly and Conference Management and Mr. Franz Baumann, Assistant Secretary-General for General Assembly and Conference Management.

The Acting Director-General chaired a UNOG Executive Briefing for United Nations Member States and partners in Geneva with UNOG Executive Briefing with Mr. José Ramos-Horta, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Guinea-Bissau (UNIOGBIS).

The Acting Director-General attended a luncheon hosted by H.E. Ms. Elissa Golberg, Permanent Representative of Canada to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva, in honour of H.E. Mr. Jorge Lomónaco, Permanent Representative of Mexico to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Sergio Piazzi, Secretary-General of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM).

The Acting Director-General met with Ms. Lisa Buttenheim, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP).

The Acting Director-General attended a dinner hosted by H.E. Mr. José Luis Balmaceda, Permanent Representative of Chile to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.
1 MARCH 2014
The Acting Director-General participated in the 2014 Seminar for Special and Personal Representatives and Envoys of the Secretary-General, organized by the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) in association with the United Nations System Staff College (UNSSC).



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