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OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT

                        

President of the fifty-sixth Session: 2001

NEWS AND HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE PRESIDENT

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June 2002

President met UN Family in Prague; met with Foreign Minister Jan Kavan; delivered a message on the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Drug Trafficking (further information)

26 June 2002
 

President visits Czech Republic; met with Czech President Mr.Vaclav Havel (further information)

25 June 2002
 

President met with Foreign Minister Ferrero-Waldner; attended a joint press conference; attended luncheon hosted by Minister Ferrero-Waldner; made a courtesy call on Prime Minister Schussel; made a courtesy call on President Klestil; delivered a lecture; met with OSCE Secretary General and Representatives of OSCE Troika countries; had dinner with Members of OSCE (further information)

24 June 2002
 

President made an address before the Ad Hoc Committee the Negotiation of the Convention against Corruption; visited the Vienna International Center (VIC); met with the Director of UNOV, Mr. Costa; attended luncheon hosted by Mr. Costa; met with the Director of the International Instituted for Applied Systems Analysis; had a reception in honour of staff members of international agencies in Vienna (further information)

21 June 2002
 

President had Audience with His Holiness, Pope John Paul II; met with the Secretary of State of Holy See; left Rome for Vienna;delivered a message on the occasion of the World Refugee Day (further information)

20 June 2002
 

President presided over Second-day Meetings of the General Assembly devoted to information and communication technologies for development; attended a luncheon hosted by the Head of the Swiss Federal Office for Communication, State Secretary Marc Furrer; left for Rome to make his official duty (further information)

18 June 2002
 

President met with the Permanent Representative of Pakistan, H. E. Mr. Munir Akram; opened Ad hoc Committee of the Whole of the General Assembly, Final Review and Appraisal of the Implementation of the United Nations New Agenda for Development of Africa in the 1990s (UN-NADAF)-Organizational Sessionl; met with the Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom; met with the Permanent Representative of the Republic of Slovenia(further information)

14 June 2002
 

President presided over the last meeting of the Open-ended Working Group on the Question of Equitable Representation on and Increase in the Membership of the Security Council and Other Matters related to the Security Council; met with the Director of New York the World Food Programme, Mr. Michael Usnick; met with the new Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs, Mr. Tuliameni Kalomoh (further information)

13 June 2002
 

President had breakfast meeting with the Permanent Representative of Austria, Ambassador Gerhard Pfanzelter, and the Permanent Representative of the Czech Republic, Ambassador Hynek Kmonicek; hosted a luncheon with the Under-Secretaries-General; chaired the Informal Meeting on the Revitalization of the General Assembly; chaired the meeting of the Open-ended Working Group on the Question of Equitable Representation on and Increase in the Membership of the Security Council and Other Matters related to the Security Council(further information)

12 June 2002
 

President chaired the meeting of the Open-ended Working Group on the Question of Equitable Representation on and Increase in the Membership of the Security Council and Other Mattersv related to the Security Council and hosted a luncheon; met with the Prime Minister, H. E. Mr. Ivica Racan, and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Croatia, H. E. Mr. Tonino Picula(further information)

11 June 2002
 

President chaired the meeting of the Open-ended Working Group on the Question of Equitable Representation on and Increase in the Membership of the Security Council and Other Matters related to the Security Council; hosted luncheon for the revitalization of the General Assembly; received a courtesy call by the new Permanent Representative of India (further information)

10 June 2002
 

 


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