Office of the President of the Millennium Assembly
55th session of the United Nations General Assembly
 
 
 

Visit of H.E. MR. HARRI HOLKERI
President of the General Assembly

TO JAPAN AND CHINA
1 April - 12 April 2001

(Subject to Change)


Programme in Japan


Sunday 1 April Arrival Tokyo
Monday 2 April Visit to Asakusa downtown (old Tokyo)
  Lunch with Academics
  Meeting with H.E. Mr.Yoshiro Mori, Prime Minister of Japan
  Meeting with H.E. Mr.Yohei Kono, Foreign Minister of Japan
  Dinner hosted by H.E. Mr.Yohei Kono, Foreign Minister of Japan
Tuesday 3 April Visit to the United Nations University
  Opening of the United Nations Gallery at the United Nations University
Remarks by H.E. Mr. Harri Holkeri
  Lunch at the United Nations University
Address by H.E. Mr. Harri Holkeri
  Visit to NHK (followed by interview by NHK)
  Dinner hosted by Finnish Ambassador, H.E. Mr. Eero Salovaara
Wednesday 4 April Depart Tokyo for Hiroshima
  Courtesy Call on the Governor of Hiroshima Mr. Fujita
  Courtesy Call on the Mayor of Hiroshima Mr. Akiba
  Visit to the Peace Memorial Museum and the Peace Memorial Dome
  Depart Hiroshima for Kyoto
  Dinner hosted by H.E. Ambassador Satoh
Thursday 5 April Lunch hosted by H.E. Ambassador Satoh
  Visit to Konnichian, Tea Ceremony hosted by Grand Master of Urasen-ke
  Dinner with H.E. Ambassador Mochizuki
Friday 6 April Depart Kyoto for Beijing, China

Programme in China

Friday 6 April Arrival Beijing
 

Dinner hosted by the Finnish Ambassador to China, H.E. Mr. Pasi Rutanen

Saturday 7 April Private programme
Sunday 8 April Private programme
Monday 9 April Seminar at the China UN Association "The Role of the United Nations in the 21st Century" Address by H.E. Mr. Harri Holkeri
 

Luncheon hosted by All China Women's Federation
Address by H.E. Mr. Harri Holkeri

  Meeting with the Foreign Minister H.E. Mr. Tang Jiaxuan
  Banquet in honour of H.E. Mr. Harri Holkeri Hosted by the Foreign Minister, H.E. Mr. Tang Jiaxuan
Tuesday 10 April Shanghai
Wednesday 11 April Shanghai
Thursday 12 April Meeting with Premier H.E. Mr. Zhu Rongji
  Depart Beijing for Helsinki, Finland