27 November - 3 December 2017
27 NOVEMBER 2017
The Director-General is interviewed by Ms. Paula Dupraz-Dobias, a free-lance journalist, and a news and documentary producer.
The Director-General delivers a speech at the UNOG cultural activity: “Breathtaking Russia”, a photo exhibition organized by the Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation, in collaboration with the UN Global Compact Network Russia.
The Director-General chairs a UNOG Executive Briefing with Mr. Ian Martin, Executive Director of the UN Security Council Report.
28 NOVEMBER 2017
The Director-General meets with H.E. Mr. Miroslav Lajèák, President of the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly to discuss closer collaboration with International Geneva.
The Director-General delivers remarks at the closing session of the Orientation Programme for new staff members, an event organized by the UNOG Centre for Learning and Multilingualism.
The Director-General meets with H.E. Mr. Franco Frattini, former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Italy and newly elected Chair of the Sport Integrity Global Alliance (SIGA), an independent and neutral global body that provides global leadership, promotes good governance and safeguards the integrity of sport.
The Director-General delivers a speech at the opening session of the International Conference on Standards for the Sustainable Development Goals, organized by the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE).
The Director-General delivers remarks at the Closing of the Geneva Gender Champions annual meeting, a leadership network which brings together male and female decision-makers to overcome gender inequality.
29 NOVEMBER 2017
The Director-General delivers welcoming remarks at the launch of “The Global State of Democracy” by the International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA) on the trends currently impacting democracy worldwide.
The Director-General delivers remarks on behalf of the United Nations Secretary-General on the occasion of the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People.
30 NOVEMBER 2017
The Director-General travels to Stockholm to speak at a Seminar on cooperation between parliaments and the United Nations at the Swedish Parliament.
The Director-General delivers a speech at an event for the Pictet Group, organized at the Palais des Nations.
1 DECEMBER 2017
The Director-General meets with H.E. Ambassador Lu Shumin, President of the United Nations Association of China, a non-governmental organization committed to the promotion of the principles and values of the Charter of the United Nations.