11 SEPTEMBER 2017
The Director-General delivers a speech at the World Economic Forum for the 2017 Annual Curators Meeting of the Global Shapers, a network of hubs developed and led by young people committed to contributing to their communities.
The Director-General meets with Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon, the new Minister of State for the Commonwealth and the United Nations at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office of the United Kingdom and Special Representative of the Prime Minister on Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict.
The Director-General meets with H.E. Mr. Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al-Thani, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the State of Qatar, to sign a Memorandum of Understanding for the renovation and refurbishment of Room XIX in the Palais des Nations.
The Director-General chairs a UNOG Executive Briefing with Mr. Bruce Jenks, Senior Advisor at theDag Hammarskjold Foundation, and Ms. Jennifer Topping, Executive Coordinator at the UN Multi-Partner Trust Fund Office, to discuss their report on financing the United Nations development system.