Events in 2017

Informal Meeting of the United Nations General Assembly to mark the 2017 Observance of the International Day Against Nuclear Tests

The Meeting is convened by H.E. Mr. Peter Thomson, President of the United Nations General Assembly.

Date: Wednesday, 30 August 2017
Time: 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Venue: Trusteeship Council, United Nations Headquarters

Opening Ceremony:

  • Statement by H.E. Peter Thomson, President of the General Assembly
  • Message from the Secretary-General

Opening remarks will be followed by a plenary debate.  There will be no predetermined speakers list and delegations will speak from the floor.  Member States are invited to participate at the highest possible level.

Participation: The meeting is open to Member States, UN agencies, international organizations, the private sector, civil society and the media.

Entry: Those without a UN Grounds Pass interested in these events should kindly contact: Kalyan Kemburi at +1 212 963 8598,