ACCESSIBILITY AT UNOG A A A A The United Nations in the Heart of Europe

Selected Highlights of the Director-General's activities

12 - 18 November 2012

12 NOVEMBER 2012
The Director-General delivered the message of Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to the Sixth Conference of the High Contracting Parties to Protocol V to the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons (CCW).
13 NOVEMBER 2012
The Director-General participated in the Executive Board Meeting of the European Leadership Network (ELN) for Multilateral Nuclear Disarmament and Non-proliferation.
14 NOVEMBER 2012
The Director-General delivered the message of Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to the 14th Annual Conference of the High Contracting Parties to Amended Protocol II to the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons (CCW).

The Director-General opened the UNOG Library Panel Discussion on "Making Change Happen" and "How Relevant is the Development UN?"
15 NOVEMBER 2012
The Director-General delivered the message of Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to the meeting of High Contracting Parties to the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons (CCW).

The Director-General attended a reception on the occasion of King’s Day hosted by Mr. Bertrand de Crombrugghe de Picquendaele, Permanent Representative of Belgium to the United Nations Office at Geneva and other international organizations in Switzerland.

The Director-General signed, on behalf of UNOG, the “Conventions de mutation de parcelles”, which concluded a negotiation process between UNOG and the City of Geneva on the swap of land usage rights made necessary by the regularization of the UNOG external perimeter.
16 NOVEMBER 2012
The Director-General participated in a working luncheon with Mr. Peter Maurer, President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to discuss issues of common interest.

The Director-General attended a working dinner in the framework of the Global Issues Group hosted by Mr. Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum (WEF).