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Activities

7 - 13 October 2013

7 OCTOBER 2013
The Director-General met Mr. Spencer Oliver, Secretary General of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) to discuss continued cooperation and other issues of common interest.

The Director-General participated by videoconference in a meeting of the Senior Management Group, chaired by the Secretary-General.

The new Permanent Representative of Guatemala, Mr. Francisco Villagrán de León, presented his credentials to the Director-General, who welcomed him as his country’s new representative to the United Nations in Geneva.
8 OCTOBER 2013
The Director-General met Mr. Cheikh Ahmed Zahaf, Permanent Representative of Mauritania to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva prior to his departure from Geneva and wished him the best in his future endeavours.
9 OCTOBER 2013
The Director-General met Mr. Petko Draganov, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).

The new Permanent Representative of Kuwait, Mr. Jamal Mohammad Alghunaim, presented his credentials to the Director-General who welcomed him as his country’s new representative to the United Nations in Geneva.

The Director-General met Mr. Jan Mattson, Executive Director of the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS).

The Director-General met a group of parliamentarians from Kazakhstan during their visit to the United Nations in Geneva.

The Director-General attended a working meeting with Mr. Alexey Borodavkin, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva to discuss upcoming international events.

The Director-General participated via video-conference in a meeting of the Senior Advisers on Management chaired by the United Nations Deputy Secretary-General.
10 OCTOBER 2013
The Director-General met Ms. Alya Ahmed Saif Al-Thani, Permanent Representative of Qatar to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva prior to her departure from Geneva and wished her the best in her future endeavours.
11 OCTOBER 2013
The Director-General met with Mr. Yukio Takasu, Under-Secretary-General for Management to discuss issues of common concern.

The Director-General met with Mr. Lamberto Zannier, Secretary General of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE).