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2017 World Youth Skills Day

2017 World Youth Skills Day   Young people today joined Ministers from Sri Lanka, Denmark and Jordan as well as the President of the General Assembly at the United Nations Headquarters in New York to mark the 3rd annual World Youth Skills Day under the theme: “Skills for the Future of Work”. Today, over 71 […]

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Visit of the President of the General Assembly to Rome

Visit of the President of the General Assembly to Rome    New York, 4 July 2017 – The President of the United Nations General Assembly, H.E. Mr. Peter Thomson, visited Rome today. President Thomson addressed the opening session of the international conference “Oceans, caring for a common heritage” at the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross […]

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President delivers Keynote Address at UN Association of USA 2017 Leadership Summit

President delivers Keynote Address at UN Association of USA 2017 Leadership Summit New York, 12 June 2017, The President of the UN General Assembly, Peter Thomson, delivered a keynote address this afternoon, 12 June, at the 2017 Leadership Summit of the United Nations Association of the United States of America. Over 400 participants gathered in Washington DC today […]

President of the UN General Assembly conveys the General Assembly’s solidarity with UN Peacekeepers

President of the UN General Assembly completes his visit to the Central African Republic after conveying the General Assembly’s solidarity with UN Peacekeepers who are operating in difficult circumstances around the globe and after engaging with the the country leadership on the journey towards sustainable peace and sustainable development   UNITED NATIONS, New York, 11 May […]