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Selected Highlights of the Director-General's activities

23 - 29 January 2017

23 JANUARY 2017
The Director-General meets with Ms. Anita Friedt, Acting Assistant Secretary for Arms Control, Verification and Compliance with the Department of State of the United States of America.

The Director-General meets with H.E. Mr. Adrian Cosmin Vierita, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Romania and President of the Conference on Disarmament in 2017.

The Director-General meets with H.E. Mr. Tudor Ulianovschi, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Moldova.

The Director-General gives an interview to Phoenix TV, a Hong Kong-based television broadcaster, to share his vision of the United Nations Office at Geneva and of International Geneva.
24 JANUARY 2017
The Director-General, as Secretary-General of the Conference on Disarmament, delivers a speech at the opening of the Conference.

The Director-General meets with Dr. Trevor Findlay, Senior Research Fellow with the School of Social and Political Sciences of the University of Melbourne and Chair of the 2017 Advisory Board on Disarmament Matters (ABDM), and Mr. Jarmo Sareva, Director of the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR).

The Director-General meets with Mr. Steve Killelea, Founder and Executive Chairman of the Institute for Economics and Peace.

The Director-General meets with H.E. Mr. Roderick van Schreven, Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.

The Director-General meets with Mr. Khalid Koser, Executive Director of the Global Community Engagement and Resilience Fund (GCERF), to discuss the collaboration between UNOG and GCERF.

The Director-General delivers a speech at a conference honouring the memory of Francisco de Vitoria, a founding figure of international law and human rights.
26 JANUARY 2017
The Director-General meets with Ms. Kathy Brown, Chief Executive Officer of the Internet Society, to discuss collaboration between UNOG and the Internet Society.

The Director-General delivers a speech at the opening of “The Holocaust against the Roma and Sinti and Present Day Racism in Europe”, a photo exhibition organized by the Permanent Delegation of the European Union.

The Director-General meets with Ms. Simona Petrova, Director of the United Nations System Chief Executives Board for Coordination (CEB).

The Director-General chairs a UNOG Executive Briefing with Mr. Jovan Kurbalija, the Director of DiploFoundation and Head of the Geneva Internet Platform.

The Director-General delivers a speech on the occasion of the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust.
27 JANUARY 2017
The Director-General meets with H.E. Ms. Regina Maria Cordeiro Dunlop, Permanent Representative of the Federative Republic of Brazil.

The Director-General meets with Ms. Pascale Baeriswyl, the State Secretary of the Swiss Confederation and head of the Directorate of Political Affairs of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs.



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