STATEMENT ATTRIBUTABLE TO THE SPOKESPERSON FOR
THE PRESIDENT OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY
New York, 13 May 2013
President Jeremić meets with the President of Togo
President of the General Assembly H.E. Mr. Vuk Jeremic met today with the President of Togo, H. E. Mr. Faure Gnassingbe.
They agreed that the thematic debate on the “Peaceful resolution of conflicts in Africa” was a success and emphasised the importance of adoption of the political declaration.
The discussion was focused on the security issues in Africa and especially on challenges of terrorism in Nigeria and Mali. They assessed the progress made by the Open Working Group of the UN General Assembly in drafting of the sustainable development goals.President of the General Assembly presented the upcoming issues on the agenda of the 67th session, including the thematic debate “Sustainable development and climate change”.
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