Statements by Mr. LIU – 2019

List of statements by Mr. LIU
Date Meeting Location
17 December 2019 High-Level Event for the Closing of the 2019 International Year of Indigenous Languages New York
16 December 2019 Expert Group Meeting on Addressing Emerging Requirements and Challenges for Policy and Decision-Making in Digital Transformation in Developing Countries New York
12 December 2019 Leadership Dialogue on Zero Net Deforestation Madrid
12 December 2019 Closing Remarks at Cooking for Climate: Scaling up clean cooking for climate, health and development Madrid
12 December 2019 Opening Remarks at UN system side event on Strengthening Synergies, Accelerating Ambition Madrid
11 December 2019 Opening Remarks at Synergies between climate action, biodiversity, disaster reduction and SDGs Madrid
11 December 2019 Opening Remarks at High-level Forum on South-South Cooperation on Climate Change Madrid
11 December 2019 Realizing Forest-based Climate actions: Global Forest Goals, SDGs & the Paris Agreement Madrid
11 December 2019 Opening Remarks at UN system side event on Accelerating the energy transformation in support of sustainable development and the Paris Agreement Madrid
10 December 2019 SDG7 Roundtable at COP25 Madrid
10 December 2019 Global Sustainable Development Report (GSDR) event Madrid
10 December 2019 Remarks at Cohesion between Government, Companies and Communities towards a Sustainable Energy Transition Madrid
10 December 2019 High-level briefing to Member States on second Global Sustainable Transport Conference Madrid
10 December 2019 UN-Water Side Event: Climate-resilient Water Management Approaches Madrid
9 December 2019 GEIDCO Thematic Event at COP25 Madrid
9 December 2019 Opening Remarks at Scaling up climate action through integrated water and energy solutions: Delivering on the Paris Agreement and the 2030 Agenda Madrid
9 December 2019 Welcome Remarks at Side Event: Water Management within Climate Informed Decision making to Support UNFCCC and SDGs Madrid
9 December 2019 Opening Remarks at Synergies in joint implementation of Climate Change Adaptation and the Sustainable Development Goals Madrid
7 December 2019 Briefing on the 2020 United Nations Ocean Conference Madrid
7 December 2019 Concluding Remarks at Scaling up ocean action and climate action in a synergistic manner through the Communities of Ocean Action Event Madrid
7 December 2019 Remarks at UNFCCC Transport Action Event-Segment 4: Creating momentum beyond Madrid
29 November 2019 Closing remarks at 14th annual meeting of the Internet Governance Forum Berlin
27 November 2019 14th Annual Meeting of the IGF – Achieving the SDGs in the Digital Age Berlin
22 November 2019 Closing Remarks at High-Level Symposium on “Leveraging Public Governance to Accelerate the Achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals – Transformation, Innovation & Inclusion” Incheon, Republic of Korea
21 November 2019 Official Remarks High-Level Session of the Symposium on “Leveraging Public Governance to Accelerate the Achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals – Transformation, Innovation & Inclusion” Incheon, Republic of Korea
13 November 2019 Brief Remarks at Side event to prepare for the 2023 UN Conference New York
11 November 2019 Opening Remarks at EGM on Improving Access to Finance for Graduating LDCs New York
31 October 2019 Opening Remarks at “Renewing efforts to address rural poverty to meet SDG 1 by 2030” New York
22 October 2019 Remarks at 2019 Taiyuan Energy Low Carbon Development Forum Taiyuan, China
20 October 2019 Opening Remarks at 6th World Internet Conference (WIC2019) Wuzhen, China
16 October 2019 Closing Remarks at “Global Investors for Sustainable Development” (GISD) Launch New York
7 October 2019 Remarks at International Conference on Climate Change and the Role of Nuclear Power Plenary Session for International Organizations Vienna
2 October 2019 Opening of the Second Committee of the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly New York
1 October 2019 Opening of the Third Committee of the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly – Inclusive Social Development is an indispensable pillar for achieving the 2030 Agenda New York
27 September 2019 Closing remarks at Closing plenary of the High-level Midterm Review of the SAMOA Pathway New York
27 September 2019 High-Level Breakfast Meeting-Pathways and Partnerships to Leverage the Energy Transition in SIDS New York
26 September 2019 Opening Remarks Integrated National Financing Frameworks: a tool to finance national SDG development plans New York
26 September 2019 Remarks at PGA Luncheon on the occasion of High-level Dialogue on Financing for Development New York
26 September 2019 Opening Remarks at Principals-level Meeting of the Inter-agency Task Force on Financing for Development New York
25 September 2019 Remarks at Opening Plenary – SDG Business Forum New York
23 September 2019 Concluding Remarks at UNIDO Event on “Sustainable Cites: Hubs of Climate Action and Innovation” New York
23 September 2019 Remarks at the Generation Unlimited Board Meeting New York
22 September 2019 Opening Remarks Climate Action Summit 2019 – Energy Transition Track Energy Fueling People: Clean cooking, energy and health New York
21 September 2019 Remarks Climate Action Summit Session “Industry Transition: The Case Today New York
7 August 2019 Opening remarks at Ninth Session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management New York
25 July 2019 Special Commemorative Session of the Assembly of the International Seabed Authority celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Authority Kingston, Jamaica
19 July 2019 Closing Remarks 2019 High-level Segment of the Economic and Social Council New York
19 July 2019 Opening Remarks Connecting All towards the Sustainable Development Goals: Optimizing the Development Impacts of the Belt and Road Initiative Side Event on the Margins of 2019 High-level Political Forum New York
19 July 2019 Mega trends in the High-Level segment of ECOSOC morning session on “Where are we heading? Visions and projections for the future of the SDGs” New York
18 July 2019 Lessons learned from the first cycle of HLPF New York
15 July 2019 Opening Remarks at Panel discussion on “Strengthening the work of the UN on tax cooperation for sustainable development” New York
12 July 2019 Opening of the HLPF side event of the IATF for Development on the 2019 Financing for Sustainable Development Report New York
10 July 2019 Opening Remarks at 2019 annual Global Multi-stakeholder SIDS Partnership Dialogue New York
9 July 2019 Opening remarks at High-Level Political Forum New York
9 July 2019 Introduction of Secretary-General progress report on the SDGs New York
9 July 2019 Opening remarks at Voluntary National Review Lab 1 New York
8 July 2019 Closing Remarks at 2019 ECOSOC Integration Segment New York
24 June 2019 Intervention for the launch of the World Public Sector Report 2019 Baku, Azerbaijan
24 June 2019 Opening Remarks at 2019 United Nations Public Service Forum Baku, Azerbaijan
13 June 2019 Opening Remarks Expert Meeting on the “Global Investors for Sustainable Development” (GISD) Alliance New York
10 June 2019 Opening Remarks United Nations Open-ended Informal Consultative Process on Oceans and the Law of the Sea: Twentieth meeting New York
6 June 2019 Remarks at High -level Thematic Debate of the General Assembly on “The Role of Regional Organizations in Strengthening and Implementing Crime Prevention Initiatives and Criminal Justice Responses” New York
3 June 2019 Opening Statement at 10th Anniversary Celebration of the UN-China Trust Fund Project on Statistical Capacity Building Shanghai, China
30 May 2019 Meeting of the Communities of Ocean Action “From Commitments to Action: Implementing SDG14” Incheon, Republic of Korea
24 May 2019 Opening Remarks at High-Level Dialogue on the implementation of the United Nations Decade of Sustainable Energy for All 2014-2024: A Mid-Point Review New York
23 May 2019 Remarks at Session IX: Aligning system-wide and entity-level governance for better accountability, ECOSOC Operational Activities Segment New York
21 May 2019 ECOSOC Operational Activities for Development Segment Session II-Strengthening the QCPR of Operation Activities for Development of the UN System New York
20 May 2019 Informal briefing of the Special edition of the Secretary-General’s SDG Progress Report New York
14 May 2019 Opening Remarks Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals New York
6 May 2019 EGM on Lessons learned from the first cycle of the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) New York
6 May 2019 Opening Session of the Fourteenth Session of the United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF14) New York
25 April 2019 Remarks at Thematic Forum on Infrastructure Connectivity Second Belt and Road Forum Beijing, China
22 April 2019 Opening Session of the Eighteenth Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues New York
18 April 2019 Opening Remarks at High-Level Meeting on Juncao Technology: Concrete Contribution of the Belt and Road Initiative towards Synergies with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development New York
15 April 2019 ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Development follow-up New York
15 April 2019 Remarks at the Opening of the 2019 SDG Investment Fair New York
11 April 2019 Opening Statement at 2019 ECOSOC Partnership Forum New York
8 April 2019 Opening Remarks at Eighteenth Session of the Committee of Experts on Public Administration New York
2 April 2019 Global Conference on Strengthening Synergies between the Paris Agreement on Climate Change and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development Copenhagen, Denmark
2 April 2019 Opening Remarks at the Press Conference Copenhagen, Denmark
2 April 2019 Remarks at Special Event on “Climate Summit” Copenhagen, Denmark
1 April 2019 Closing Remarks “How the private sector can contribute to achieving the Paris Agreement and the 2030 Agenda” Copenhagen, Denmark
1 April 2019 Opening Remarks at Side Event on “The science is in: Ambitious Action will deliver a win-win for Climate and Sustainable Development” Copenhagen, Denmark
1 April 2019 Opening Remarks Fifty-second session of the Commission on Population and Development New York
21 March 2019 High-Level Dialogue: Voluntary National Reviews (VNRs) as Drivers of SDG Implementation? National Experiences from UNECE countries Geneva
21 March 2019 Opening remarks on the 2019 International Day of Forests New York
20 March 2019 International Day highlights forests’ role in education for sustainable development New York
17 March 2019 Remarks at the Retreat of the Group of Friends of Monterrey Mexico City
11 March 2019 Statement at the 21st Session of the Committee for Development Policy New York
11 March 2019 Remarks for Informal meeting of the General Assembly to hear the briefing on the G20 summit New York
8 March 2019 USG Message for International Women’s Day, 2019 New York
5 March 2019 Opening Remarks at the 50th session of the United Nations Statistical Commission New York
1 February 2019 Opening remarks Global Launch of the International Year of Indigenous Languages New York
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