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Activities

24 - 30 March 2014

24 MARCH 2014
The Acting Director-General opened the Annual Conference of the Geneva International Model United Nations (GIMUN).

The Acting Director-General, in his capacity as Acting Secretary-General of the Conference on Disarmament and Personal Representative of the Secretary-General to the Conference, participated in presidential consultations of the Conference.

The Acting Director-General participated in a commemoration of the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade.

The Acting Director-General met with H.E. Mr. Alexandre Fasel, Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.
25 MARCH 2014
The Acting Director-General gave an interview to Ms. Marit Fosse, the Editor of Diva magazine.

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Roland Schatz, founder and President of Media Tenor.

The Acting Director-General participated in the celebration of the International Day of Nowruz organized jointly by the Permanent Missions of Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.

The Acting Director-General visited the Permanent Mission of Spain to sign the condolence book following the passing of H.E. Mr. Adolfo Suárez, Former Prime Minister of Spain.

The Acting Director-General met with H.E. Mr. Alexandros Alexandris, Permanent Representative of Greece to the United Nations Office at Geneva and other international organizations in Switzerland.

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Mukhisa Kituyi, Secretary-General of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).

The Acting Director-General attended a dinner hosted by H.E. Mr. Luis Gallegos Chiriboga, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Ecuador to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.
26 MARCH 2014
The Acting Director-General met with Ms. Agnès Marcaillou, Director of the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS).

The Acting Director-General met with H.E. Ms. Julie Bishop, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Australia.

The Acting Director-General, in his capacity as Acting Secretary-General of the Conference on Disarmament and Personal Representative of the Secretary-General to the Conference, participated in the plenary meeting of the Conference.

The Acting Director-General attended a luncheon hosted by H.E. Mr. Matthew Rowland, Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the Conference on Disarmament.

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Ivan Pictet, President of the Fondation pour Genève.

The Acting Director-General met with Ms. Margareta Wahlström, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR).

The Acting Director-General opened the performance of "Wounded to Death ", organized by the Permanent Missions of Italy and Switzerland.
27 MARCH 2014
Official mission of the Acting Director-General to New York.
28 MARCH 2014
Official mission of the Acting Director-General to New York