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Activities

4 - 10 August 2014

4 AUGUST 2014
The Acting Director-General, in his capacity as Acting Secretary-General of the Conference on Disarmament (CD) and Personal Representative of the Secretary-General to the CD, participated in presidential consultations of the CD.

The Acting Director-General met with Ms. Sarah Cook, Director of the United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD).
5 AUGUST 2014
In his capacity as Acting Secretary-General of the Conference on Disarmament (CD) and Personal Representative of the Secretary-General to the Conference, the Acting Director-General participated in a plenary meeting of the Conference.

The Acting Director-General participated in a Perception Change Project workshop on how to create third party endorsement.

The Acting Director-General hosted a luncheon for Ms. Elissa Golberg, Permanent Representative of Canada to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva.

The new Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, H.E. Mrs. Salka Mint Bilal Yamar, presented her credentials to the Acting Director-General.
6 AUGUST 2014
The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Thomas Markram, Officer-in-Charge of the Conference on Disarmament Secretariat and Conference Support Branch.

The Acting Director-General attended a lunch with Mr. Epsen Barth Eide, Managing Director of the World Economic Forum.
7 AUGUST 2014
The Acting Director-General gave an interview to Ms. Denise Lachat of “St. Galler Tagblatt”.

The Acting Director-General participated in a ceremony at Place des Nations to honor the 11 fallen United Nations colleagues in Gaza.

The Acting Director-General attended a lunch with Mr. Christian Friis Bach, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE).

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Armand Rudolf von Rohr, Chief Executive Officer of RVR Service AG.

The Acting Director-General met with Mr. Neil Buhne, Director of the Bureau for Crisis Prevention and Recovery (BCPR) of the Geneva Liaison Office at United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

The Acting Director-General met with Ms. Jan Beagle, UNAIDS Deputy Executive Director of Management and Governance.
8 AUGUST 2014
The new Permanent Representative of Spain to the Conference on Disarmament, H.E. Mr. Julio Herráiz, presented his letter of appointment to the Acting Director-General.