37th Week - 8th to 14th September

Sunday
8 September
Monday
9 September
Forum of Small States
Prayer Service - to the opening of the 57th GA
Reception hosted by 56th GA President Han Seung Soo

Tuesday
10 September

Prayer Breakfast - UN Delegates Dining Room
Press Conference of President Kavan - Press Conference Room No. 226, UN
Opening of the General Assembly - Opening Speech
Admission of Switzerland as 190th Member of UN

Wednesday
11 September

General Committee (whole day), Annual Interfaith Service - St. Bartholomew´s Church, Commemoration of 9/11/2001 - UN North Lawn

Thursday
12 September

General Debate (whole day)
Among others, meetings with Foreign Minister of Romania Mircea Geoana, Prime Minister of Mauritius Anerood Jugnauth, US President George Bush, Spanish Foreign Minister Ana Palacio
Reception Hosted by US President Bush

Friday
13 September

General Debate (whole day). Among others, meetings with Foreign Minister Kazakhstan, Kassymzhomart Tokaev, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bahrain, Shaikh Mohamed Bin Mubarak Al-Khalifa, Foreign Minister of Brazil Celso Lafer, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Netherlands, Jaap de Hoop Scheffe
Reception in honor of Japanese Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Junichiro Koizumi and Yoriko Kawaguchi.

Saturday
14 September

Breakfast with Foreign Minister of Poland, Wladzimierz Cimoszewicz
Among other meetins: Foreign Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Zlatko Lagumudzia, Nguyen Dy Nien Foreign Minister of Vietnam, Foreign Minister of Switzerland, Joseph Deiss, Foreign Minister of China Tang Jiaxuan, Meeting with Foreign Minister of Tunis Habib Ben Yahia
Dinner with Ambassadors of Latin America hosted by the Ambassador of Mexico Adolfo Aguilar Zinser.

For further information, please contact
Spokesperson Richard Sydenham or Press Counsellor Jan Vytopil.
President´s Spokesperson can also be reached on daily Noon Briefings.



Office of the President of the General Assembly
United Nations, New York, NY, 10017
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