27 May - 2 June 2013
27 MAY 2013
The Director-General, in his capacity as Secretary-General of the Conference on Disarmament and Personal Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General to the Conference, participated in presidential consultations of the Conference.
The Director-General met Mr. Alexander Zuev, United Nations Resident Coordinator and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative in Tajikistan.
28 MAY 2013
The Director-General, in his capacity as Secretary-General of the Conference on Disarmament and Personal Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General to the Conference, participated in a plenary meeting of the Conference.
The Director-General met Ms. Soline Nyirahabimana, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Rwanda, prior to her departure from Geneva and wished her the best for all future endeavours.
The Director-General participated by videoconference in a meeting of the Senior Management Group, chaired by the United Nations Secretary-General.
The Director-General met Mr. László Borbély, Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Romanian Parliament.
The Director-General opened the exhibition entitled "Let's do it! Let's clean the world together" organized by the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Estonia to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.
The Director-General attended a reception on the occasion of the National Day of Ethiopia hosted by Mr. Minelik Alemu Getahun, Permanent Representative of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.
29 MAY 2013
The Director-General attended the annual reception of the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, hosted by its Director, Mr. Philippe Burin.
30 MAY 2013
The Director-General commemorated the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers at a flag-raising and wreath-laying ceremony at the United Nations Memorial in Ariana Park.
The Director-General attended a reception hosted by H.E. Ms. Laura Kennedy, Permanent Representative of the United States of America to the Conference on Disarmament. He bid her farewell and expressed warm appreciation for her dedicated work.