Selected Highlights of the Director-General's activities - 22 - 28 August 2016
22 AUGUST 2016
The Director-General delivers remarks at the closing plenary of the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Curators Meeting 2016 of the Global Shapers Community, a network of hubs developed and led by young people committed to contributing to their communities.
The Director-General meets with the Head of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs of the Swiss Confederation, H.E. Mr. Didier Burkhalter.
The Director-General delivers remarks at the opening session of the 2016 Conference of the Swiss Ambassadors and External Service, an annual gathering held for the first time in the Palais des Nations.
The new Permanent Representative of the State of Israel, H.E. Ms. Aviva Raz-Shechter, presents her credentials to the Director-General.
The Director-General meets the 2016 recipients of the United Nations Programme of Fellowships on Disarmament and delivers welcoming remarks.
23 AUGUST 2016
The Director-General is interviewed by Mr. Ebenezar Wikina, a World Economic Forum Global Shaper and digital journalist.
The new Permanent Representative of Malaysia, H.E. Mr. Amran Mohamed Zin, presents his credentials to the Director-General.
25 AUGUST 2016
The Director-General meets the members of the Advisory Board of the Strategic Heritage Plan to brief them on the progress of the project.
The Director-General meets with the Mayor of Geneva, Mr. Guillaume Barazzone, to discuss ongoing collaboration between UNOG and the Host City.