Attendance at press briefings is limited to accredited journalists.

For photo opportunities on the 38th floor, be at the MALU office at least 30 minutes prior to event.

Friday, 23 September 2016 (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

1st floor Conference Building liaison desk:  Escort to rooms 2, 3, 4and East Lounge
3rd floor Conference Building liaison desk:  Escort to Security Council, Trusteeship Council, and ECOSOC
3rd floor General Assembly liaison desk: Escort to GA Hall booths, Delegates’ Entrance, Treaty signing (Schedule)
MALU office, Secretariat 2nd (S-250):  Escort to Visitors’ Plaza and Conference Rooms 5-12 (LIMITED ACCESS)
Media Centre:  Conference Room 1 (Note: Delegates’ Dining Room:  by invitation; no escort needed)

 

Time

 

Location

 

Event

8:00 am

Trusteeship Council Chamber

Ministerial Meeting on the Implementation of the Agreement for Peace and Reconciliation in Mali
Remarks by the Secretary-General
[OPEN TO CAMERAS ONLY FOR OPENING STATEMENTS]

8:30 am

Conference Room 7

High-level Event on Regionalism and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
Remarks by the Secretary-General

9:00 am

General Assembly Hall

General Assembly Seventy-first session, 17th plenary meeting
General Debate

9:00 am

Conference Room 4

Foundational event of the National Focal Point Network on Women, Peace, and Security

9:30 am

Conference Room 2

Event on “Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Coming to Life: Envisioning a common and resilient future”
(organized by the United Nations Development Group (UNDG))
Remarks by the Secretary-General

10:00 am

Security Council Chamber

Security Council meeting:
Maintenance of international peace and security

Nuclear non-proliferation and nuclear disarmament

10:00 am

Economic and Social Council Chamber

Fortieth Annual Meeting of Ministers for Foreign Affairs of the Group of 77

Remarks by the Secretary-General

10:15 am

S-237

Press briefing by His Excellency Mr. Jean-Marc Ayrault, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of France

10:30 am

3rd floor GA stakeout area

Press stakeout by Under-Secretary-General Herve Ladsous, His Excellency Mr. Ramtane Lamamra, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Algeria and His Excellency Mr. Abdoulaye Diop, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Mali, who will brief on the outcome of the Ministerial Meeting on the Implementation of the Agreement for Peace and Reconciliation in Mali

10:35 am

Conference Room 8

Meeting of the Partnership Group of the Secretary-General on Myanmar

[OFFICIAL PHOTO OF PARTICIPANTS ONLY]

11:15 am

Secretary-General’s Conference Room, 38th floor

Photo Opportunity: Middle East Quartet Principals Meeting

11:15 am

Conference Room 3

Briefings by the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs High-level meeting on the humanitarian crisis in the Lake Chad Basin: A turning point?

11:20 am

S-237

Press briefing by His Excellency Mr Faustin-Archange Touadéra, President of the Central African Republic (CAR) and Special Representative for CAR and Head of United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA), Parfait Onanga-Anyanga

12:00 pm

S-237

Noon Briefing by the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

12:05 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Mr. Rosen Plevneliev, President, Republic of Bulgaria

12:15 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Mr. Lamberto Zannier, Secretary General, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

12:30 pm

Conference Room 8

Meeting with CARICOM Leaders

12:40 pm

S-237

Press briefing by His Excellency Mr. Sergey Lavrov, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation

1:15 pm

Conference Room 2

High-level event entitled “Leaving No One Behind: Agents of Change for Achieving Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 5 and the 2030 Agenda”
(co-organized by the Permanent Missions of Canada, Denmark and the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, the United States Mission, the Commonwealth, the International Organization of La Francophonie, Plan International, Together for Girls, the Working Group on Girls and the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN-Women))

1:15 pm

Conference Room 4

Panel discussion on “Criminalizing the illegal use of force: Activating the jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court over the crime of aggression in 2017” (at the ministerial level)
(organized by the Permanent Mission of Liechtenstein)

2:10 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Sir Anerood Jugnauth, GCSK, KCMG, QC, Prime Minister, Republic of Mauritius

2:20 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Ms. Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic, President, Republic of Croatia

2:20 pm

3rd floor GA stakeout area

Press stakeout by Under-Secretary-General Herve Ladsous and His Excellency Mr Charles Armel Doubane, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Central African Republic (CAR) on CAR

2:30 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Mr. Roch Marc Christian Kabore, President, Burkina Faso

2:40 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Mr. Serge Telle, Head of Government, Principality of Monaco

2:50 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Mr. Xavier Bettel, Prime Minister, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

3:00 pm

Conference Room 4

Meeting of the Group of Friends of United Nations Alliance of Civilizations
(organized by the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC))
Remarks by the Secretary-General

3:00 pm

Trusteeship Council Chamber

High-level event on “Bearing Witness: Combating Human Trafficking and Forced Migration”
(co-organized by the Office on Genocide Prevention and the Responsibility to Protect, the World Council of Churches and the KAICIID Dialogue Centre, in collaboration with the Permanent Missions of Italy and Spain, the Institute for Strategic Studies and Democracy of Malta and the International Partnership on Religion and Sustainable Development)

3:30 pm

Conference Room 7

 

The Secretary-General's Climate Resilience Initiative-A2R: Delivering on the Paris Agenda and Launch of the A2R Leadership Group

Remarks by the Secretary-General

4:10 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Mr. Abdrabuh Mansour Hadi Mansour, President, Republic of Yemen

4:30 pm

3rd floor GA stakeout area

Press stakeout by Under-Secretary-General Herve Ladsous on South Sudan

4:35 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Mr. Jean-Claude Gakosso, Foreign Minister, Republic of the Congo

4:50 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Ms. Delcy Eloina Rodriguez Gomez, Foreign Minister, Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela

5:00 pm

Conference Room 3

High-level meeting on responding to the impacts of El Niño and mitigating recurring climate risks

5:05 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Mr. Bruno Eduardo Rodriguez Parrilla, Foreign Minister, Republic of Cuba

5:30 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Ms. Rebeca Grynspan, Secretary General, Iberoamericana

5:40 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Ms. Patricia Scotland, QC, Secretary-General, Commonwealth

5:50 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Mr. Sergio Piazzi, Secretary-General, Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean

6:00 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Mr. Prakash Sharan Mahat, Foreign Minister, Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal

6:10 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Mr. Mohamed Asim, Foreign Minister, Republic of Maldives

6:20 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, Chairperson, African Union

6:40 pm

27th floor

Photo Opportunity: The Secretary-General with H.E. Mr. Sarwar Danesh, Vice President, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan