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The Director-General

Acting Director-General Participates in Celebration of “l’Escalade”, organized by Geneva Welcome Centre

12 December 2013

The Acting Director-General participated in the celebration “l'Escalade”, organized by the Geneva Welcome Centre. He highlighted the efficiency and professionalism of the Geneva Welcome Centre and thanked the host country for its support to international organizations. He noted that he had been very touched by the speeches of the President of the State Council, Mr. Longchamp and the President of the Grand Conseil, Mr. Antoine, during the swearing-in of the State Council on 10 December 2013. They both expressed their full commitment to international organizations and their support for the renovation of the Palais des Nations.