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Acting Director-General Pays Courtesy Call on President of Swiss Confederation

Acting Director-General Pays Courtesy Call on President of Swiss Confederation

11 February 2014

The Acting Director-General paid a courtesy call on H.E. Mr. Didier Burkhalter, President of the Swiss Confederation and Head of Department of Foreign Affairs. He expressed his appreciation for the strong support and many contributions of Switzerland to the work of the United Nations, especially in its role as the Host Country of the United Nations in Geneva. They also discussed the importance of Geneva as a multilateral hub, as well as continued cooperation between the United Nations and Switzerland in many areas.