15th Week
6 to 13 April 2003
7 April

World Health Day
President on a Official Visit to Austria and UN Offices in Austria (acting President - Mr. Goncalo Aires de Santa Clara Gomes, Permanent Representative of Portugal)
President Kavan meets Benita Ferrero-Waldner, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Austria
President Kavan meets Mr. Heinz Fischer, 2nd President of the National Assembly.
President Kavan meets H.E. Mr. Wolfgang Schüssel, Austrian Federal Chancellor.
President Kavan meets Andreas Khol, President of the National Assembly, Austria. Read the President's Speech at the Austrian National Assembly >>
President Kavan meets President Kavan has a dinner with Mr. Ján Kubiš, Secretary-General of the OSCE hosted by Czech Ambassador to the UN in Vienna Mr. Pavel Vacek
8 April
President Kavan on a Official Visit to Austria and UN Offices in Austria
Mr. Kavan addresses the Commission on Narcotic Drugs (46th Session), UN Vienna
Meeting with Mr. Wolfgang Hoffmann, Executive Secretary, CTBTO
Meeting with Mr. Mohamed ElBaradei, Director of the International Atomic Energy Agency.
Fotopoint with H.E. Ambassador Jaap Ramaker, Permanent Representative of the Netherlands to UNOV for the opening of the exhibition "The Hague, International Centre of Justice and Peace"
12:00-12:30 Press conference, U2 Austria Center Vienna
Lunch hosted by H.E. Mrs. Benita Ferrero-Waldner, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Austria
Meeting with Mr. C. Magariños, Director-General, UNIDO
9 April
President returns to New York
President Kavan meets the Permanent Representative of the USA to the United Nations, Ambassador John Negroponte
President Kavan interviewed by the UN Wire.
Meeting with the Secretary-General of the League of Arab States, H.E. Mr.Amre Moussa
Meeting with the Facilitators on the Prevention of Armed Conflict


President Kavan chairs the General Assembly meeting (Kimberley process)
Jan Kavan Chairs the Open-ended Informal Consultations devoted to the discussion of the draft resolution on the Prevention of Armed Conflict.
President Kavan meets the permanent representative of the Czech Republic to the United Nations, Ambassador Hynek Kmonícek
12 April

3 April

President Jan Kavan takes part in the Dinner hosted by H.E. Mr. Kofi Annan, United Nations Secretary-General
Future Activities of the Office of the President
24 April
Floods in Central Europe

5.30pm - Exhibit of Photographs at the UN Headquarters in New York
Visitor's Lobby of the UN Headquarters
27 May

Sixth Nonstop Reading Marathon at the United Nations in New York - Life in Truth - Homage to Václav Havel

For information on the participation, please contact our office.


Previous Weeks
September: 37th Week, 38th Week, 39th Week, 40th Week
October: 40th Week, 41st Week, 42nd Week, 43rd Week, 44th Week

November: 44th Week, 45th Week, 46th Week, 47th Week, 48th Week
49th Week, 50th Week, 51st Week, 52nd Week, 53rd Week

January: 1st Week, 2nd Week, 3rd Week, 4th Week, 5th Week,
5th Week, 6th Week, 7th Week, 8th Week, 9th Week
March - 10th Week, 11th Week, 12th Week, 13th Week, 14th Week


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