Archive | 15 December 2016


Statement to the Fifth Committee

Statement by H.E. Mr Peter Thomson, President of the 71st session of the General Assembly, to the Fifth Committee 15 December 2016 Madame Chair, Excellencies, Distinguished delegates, Ladies and gentlemen,   It gives me great pleasure to address the Fifth Committee today.   Let me begin by congratulating Ambassador King on her election as Chair of this […]


Statements on Culture of Peace and on Global health and foreign policy

Statement by H.E. Mr. Peter Thomson, President of the 71st Session of the General Assembly, on Agenda Item 14 Culture of Peace, and on Agenda Item 127 Global Health and Foreign Policy   15 December 2016 Excellencies Distinguished delegates Ladies and gentlemen   Renowned poet Maya Angelou once said “Hate – it has caused a lot of […]