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The Director-General

2 - 8 June 2014

2 JUNE 2014
The Acting Director-General participated in a workshop on “Key Long Term Trends for International Relations: the Geneva Context”.

The Acting Director-General attended a working luncheon organized on the occasion of the workshop on “Key Long Term Trends for International Relations: the Geneva Context”.

The Acting Director-General participated in a meeting of European United Nations Associations organized by the World Federation of United Nations Associations (WFUNA).

The Acting Director-General attended the official opening of the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Fiji in Geneva, in presence of H.E. Mr. Rear Admiral Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama, Prime Minister of the Republic of Fiji.

The Acting Director-General met with Dr. David Nabarro, Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Food Security and Nutrition and Senior United Nations System Coordinator for Avian and Human Influenza. They discussed the promotion of “International Geneva”.

The Acting Director-General met with Ms. Irene Khan, Director-General of the International Development Law Organisation (IDLO).

The Acting Director-General participated in a conference, followed by a dinner, organized by the British-Swiss Chamber of Commerce on “What the Geneva Region Needs to Do to Remain Competitive”.

The new Permanent Representative of Chile, H.E. Ms. Marta Maurás Pérez, presented her credentials to the Acting Director-General.
3 JUNE 2014
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 met with Dr. Hanifa D. Mezoui, Senior Advisor, Humanitarian Affairs and Civil Society, UN Alliance of Civilizations.

The Acting Director-General participated in the commemoration of the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers during which he honoured the professionalism, dedication, and courage of the 3,223 fallen Peacekeepers over the 66 years of peacekeeping

The Acting Director met with H.E. Mr. Hanns Heinrich Schumacher, the outgoing Permanent Representative of the Federal Republic of Germany to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General hosted “A Conversation with Kofi Annan and Michel Sidibé” on the occasion of the launch of former Secretary-General Kofi Annan’s book “We the Peoples: a UN for the 21st century”.
4 JUNE 2014
The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Anton Thalmann, Former Under Secretary of State of Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs.

The new Permanent Representative of the Republic of Tajikistan, H.E. Mr. Jamshed Khamidov, presented his credentials to the Acting Director-General.

The Acting Director-General, in his capacity as Acting Executive Secretary of the UNECE, participated in the sixty-ninth meeting of the Executive Committee of the UNECE.

The Acting Director-General opened the exhibition “Emotions” by Lubomir Tomaszewski. This art exhibition was jointly organized by the Permanent Missions of Poland and the United States of America to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva
5 JUNE 2014
The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Anton Thalmann, Former Under Secretary of State of Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs.

The new Permanent Representative of the Republic of Tajikistan, H.E. Mr. Jamshed Khamidov, presented his credentials to the Acting Director-General.

The Acting Director-General participated, in his capacity as Acting Executive Secretary of the UNECE, in the sixty-ninth meeting of the Executive Committee of the UNECE.

The Acting Director-General opened the exhibition “Emotions” by Lubomir Tomaszewski. This painting exhibition was jointly organized by the Permanent Missions of Poland and the United States of America to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva
6 JUNE 2014
The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Miquel Barcelò, prominent contemporary Spanish artist who created the groundbreaking ceiling of the Human Rights and Alliance of Civilizations Room. This room, fully renovated and refurbished thanks to the generosity of the Spanish government and the ONUART Foundation, was inaugurated in November 2008.

The Acting Director-General met with H.E. Mr. Baudelaire Ndong Ella, President of the Human Rights Council.

The Acting Director-General participated, by videoconference, in a meeting of the Management Committee.

The Acting Director-General met with H.E. Mr. Pedro Comissário, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Mozambique to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Rashid Khalikov, Director of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Geneva. They discussed issues of common interest.



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