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United Nations 70th Anniversary

Informal meeting of the General Assembly
to mark the 70th anniversary of the establishment of the
Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions (ACABQ)

Wednesday, 10 February 2016
Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Chamber


Opening remarks

His Excellency Mr. Mogens Lykketoft, President of the 70th session of the General Assembly (statement)
His Excellency Mr. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General (statement)


Statement by the Chairman of the ACABQ

Mr. Carlos Ruiz Massieu (English) (Spanish)


Screening of a short video about the ACABQ 


Keynote address

Her Excellency Ms. Susana Malcorra, the Minister of Foreign Relations and Worship of Argentina and 
former Under-Secretary-General and Chef de Cabinet of the Secretary-General of the United Nations


Statements by the chairs of Regional Groups and the host country   


Webcast of the informal meeting
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