Selected Highlights of the Director-General's activities - 29 May - 4 June 2017
29 MAY 2017
The Director-General meets with Dr. Seth Berkley, Chief Executive Officer of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance.
The Director-General meets with a group of Swiss Trainee Diplomats from the Swiss Federal Department for Foreign Affairs and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation.
30 MAY 2017
The Director-General delivers remarks at the Interpeace joint Advisory and Governing Council retreat on the United Nations’ efforts to adapt its prevention and conflict resolution measures to a changing global landscape.
The Director-General meets with H.E. Mr. Valentin Zellweger, Permanent Representative of the Swiss Confederation.
The Director-General hosts the first 2017 Annual Meeting and Mid-Term Review of the International Gender Champions - Geneva.
31 MAY 2017
The Director-General delivers remarks at the commemoration of the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers.
1 JUNE 2017
The Director-General delivers a speech at the cultural activity “My piece for Peace”, an exhibition of children’s art on the theme of peace, tolerance and solidarity organized by the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Slovenia.
The Director-General meets with Commander Nicolas Schumacher of the Geneva’s Fire and Rescue Service and his team.
The Director-General meets with a group of students from the Northeastern University to discuss multilateral disarmament and future weapons technology.
The Director-General delivers a speech at the first “So What?” series event, an interactive dialogue that explores the integrated nature of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
2 JUNE 2017
The Director-General delivers remarks at the opening of the Youth Forum organized by the World YWCA on the occasion of the 35th session of the Human Rights Council.
The Director-General delivers a speech at the International Association of Lawyers Bar Leaders’ Briefing event.
The Director-General meets with Mr. Max Bankole Jarrett, Director-in-Charge of the Africa Progress Panel.