Archive | 6 December 2016

General Assembly Seventy-first session, 46th plenary meeting Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields Reports of the Secretary-General (A/71/345 and A/71/534) 1. Notes by the Secretary-General (A/71/177 and A/71/363) 2. Draft resolution (A/71/L.10) Follow-up to the outcome of the Millennium Summit: report of the Secretary-General (A/71/345 and A/71/534) Strengthening of the United Nations system (a) Strengthening of the United Nations system (b) Central role of the United Nations system in global governance: report of the Secretary-General (A/71/378) United Nations reform: measures and proposals Joint debate

General Assembly plenary on sport for development and peace

Statement by Peter Thomson, President of the UN General Assembly, at UN General Assembly plenary on agenda item 11, sport for development and peace 6 December 2016   Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, The history of sport traces back to ancient civilizations. Our ancestors played sport to impress the gods. They played to mark the arrival […]

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Press Release: President of the UN General Assembly travels to Geneva

President of the UN General Assembly travels to Geneva 6 December 2016 UNITED NATIONS, New York, 6 December 2016 – The President of the United Nations General Assembly, H.E. Peter Thomson, traveled to Geneva on 5 December 2016 to deliver the keynote address at the 107th meeting of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) Council, […]