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Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation

As delivered Statement of Peter Thomson, President of the UN General Assembly at the Plenary Session of the Belt and Road Forum  for International Cooperation 14 May 2017, Beijing   Your Excellencies, All courtesies observed.   It is an immense pleasure to be here in Beijing at the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation.   […]

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PRESS RELEASE: President of the UN General Assembly to visit Beijing

PRESS RELEASE President of the UN General Assembly to visit Beijing UNITED NATIONS, New York, 11 May 2017 – The President of the United Nations General Assembly, H.E. Mr. Peter Thomson, will visit Beijing this week to participate in China’s Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation. While in Beijing he will meet with high-level officials […]

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Briefing to G77 and China

As delivered Briefing to G77 and China by Peter Thomson, the President of the UN General Assembly 28 February 2017   Ambassador Horacio Sevilla Borja, Chair of the Group of 77 and China, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen,   I would like begin by thanking the Group of 77 and China for inviting me to this […]

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High Level Meeting on ‘Building the Community of Common Destiny of Mankind’

As delivered Closing Remarks of Peter Thomson, President of the 71st session of the UN General Assembly at High Level Meeting on ‘Building the Community of Common Destiny of Mankind’ 18 January 2017   H.E. President Xi Jinping Secretary-General Antonio Guterres Director-General Michael Moeller Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen   First and foremost, thank you President Xi for your […]

Remarks at G20 Troika Meeting

9th Global Governance Group (3G) Ministerial Meeting with G20 Troika

Remarks by H.E. Mr Peter Thomson, President of the 71st Session of the General Assembly at 9th Global Governance Group (3G) Ministerial Meeting with G20 Troika and the President of the General Assembly 22 September 2016   H.E. Dr. Vivian Balakrishnan, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Singapore, Honorable Ministers, Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen, I am delighted to […]

FIJI, PGA, and Li Keqiang, Chinese premier Roundtable on the Sustainable Development Goals: "A Universal Push to Transform Our World - China's Perspective Remarks by the Secretary-General

China Roundtable on Sustainable Development Goals Implementation

Remarks by H.E. Mr Peter Thomson, President of the 71st Session of the General Assembly at China Roundtable on Sustainable Development Goals Implementation 19 September 2016   H.E. Mr. Li Keqiang, Premier of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China, Mr. Secretary General, Excellences, Ladies and Gentlemen. I would like to begin by expressing […]