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Highlight of this week's activities

10 - 16 March 2014

10 MARCH 2014
The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Bonian Golmohammadi, Secretary-General of the World Federation of United Nations Associations (WFUNA).

The Acting Director-General, in his capacity as Acting Secretary-General of the Conference on Disarmament and Personal Representative of the Secretary-General to the Conference, participated in presidential consultations of the Conference.

The Acting Director-General participated by videoconference in a meeting of the Senior Management Group, of the Secretary-General.

The Acting Director-General attended a luncheon hosted by H.E. Mr. Alexandre Fasel, Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General took part in a visit of UNOG’s “Villa les Feuillantines” organized for Mr. Antoine Droin, President of the Grand Conseil of the Republic and Canton of Geneva.

The Acting Director-General met with H.E. Ms. Regina Maria Cordeiro Dunlop, Permanent Representative of Brazil to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva to discuss the forthcoming World Cup games in Brazil.

The Acting Director-General opened the exhibition “The Touch of Muses”, organized on the Occasion of International Women’s Day.

The Acting Director-General attended a reception hosted by H.E. Mr. Vinicio Mati, Permanent Representative of Italy to the Conference on Disarmament, to mark the end of the Italian Presidency of the Conference.
11 MARCH 2014
The Acting Director-General met with Ms. Karen Tse, Founder and CEO of the NGO International Bridges to Justice, and Mr. Edmund Cain, Vice-President of Grant Programs of the Hilton Foundation.

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 met with Mr. Steve Killelea, Founder and Executive Chairman, Institute for Economics and Peace.

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Alexander Likhotal, President of Green Cross International.

The Acting Director-General participated in the inauguration of the new courtroom of the United Nations Dispute Tribunal.

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Peter Sutherland, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Migration and Development.

The Acting Director-General attended a reception on the occasion of the National Day of the Republic of Mauritius hosted by H.E. Mr. Israhyananda Dhalladoo, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Mauritius to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.
12 MARCH 2014
The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Remo Lalli, Secretary of the High-Level Committee on Management of the United Nations Chief Executives Board for Coordination.

The Acting Director-General gave an interview to Mr. François d'Alançon, Foreign Correspondent from la Croix newspaper.

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Pedro Medrano Rojas, Assistant Secretary-General, Senior Coordinator for the Cholera Response in Haiti.

The Acting Director-General participated via video-conference in a meeting of the Senior Advisers on Management chaired by the Secretary-General.

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 met with Ms. Martine Coppens, President of United Nations Orchestra to discuss UNOG support for the ongoing activities of the orchestra, and in particular, the upcoming concert on Friday, 21 March at Victoria Hall in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General opened an exhibition entitled "Ensemble".

The Acting Director-General attended a reception hosted by B'Nai B'rith International and B'Nai B'rith Europe on the occasion of their participation in the 25th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council
13 MARCH 2014
The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Jean-Dominique Vassalli, Rector of the University of Geneva.

The Acting Director-General opened an exhibition entitled “The Right to Smile” on the rights of children, co-organized by the Permanent Missions of Greece and Uruguay and the Permanent Delegation of the European Union, with the support of Child Rights Connect.
14 MARCH 2014
The Acting Director-General chaired a UNOG Executive Briefing with Dr. Seth Berkley, Chief Executive Officer of GAVI Alliance.

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Garry Jacobs, Chairman of the World Academy of Art and Science (WAAS).

The Acting Director-General attended a reception to mark the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the reunification of the Republic of Cameroon, organized by H.E. Mr. Anatole Fabien Nkou, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Cameroon to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General participated in the opening of a concert of the internationally-renowned Malian artist Salif Keita on the occasion of the International Day of la Francophonie, organized by the Permanent Delegation of the International Organization of la Francophonie and the Permanent Missions of Switzerland and Mali, with the support of the Fondation pour Genève and in collaboration with the association ContinentPremier.Com.



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