Acting Director-General Participates in Opening of 130th Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly
17 March 2014
The Acting Director-General participated in the opening of the 130th Assembly of the IPU. He highlighted the critical role that parliaments play in the work of the United Nations, especially on disarmament, human rights and sustainable development. He noted the importance of injecting the United Nations dimension into the work of parliaments and the partnership between IPU and the United Nations, which has evolved greatly over the past 20 years.