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Opening Session of STI Forum

As delivered Statement  of Peter Thomson, President of the UN General Assembly, at the Opening Session of the  2nd STI Forum for SDGs 15 May 2017   H.E. Frederick Musiiwa Makamure Shava, President of ECOSOC, Tomas Gass, Assistant Secretary-General, UN DESA, H.E. Ambassador Macharia Kamau, Permanent Representative of Kenya, Dr. Vaughan Turekian, Science and Technology Adviser to […]

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Informal briefing convened by the President of the General Assembly on the series of “High-level SDG Action Events”

Check against delivery Statement by H.E. Peter Thomson, President of the 71st Session of the UN General Assembly, at the informal briefing on the series of “High-level SDG Action Events”, as well as on his recent SDG-related official travels 20 February 2017 Excellencies, Distinguished delegates, Ladies and Gentlemen, When I took Office, I committed to the upholding […]

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Briefing on STI Forum

As delivered Opening Remarks by Peter Thomson, President of the UN General Assembly, at briefing on STI Forum 12 January 2017   H.E. Ambassador Shava, President of ECOSOSC H.E. Under-Secretary-General Wu H.E. Ambassador Kamau, Permanent Representative of Kenya Dr. Vaughan Turekian, Science and Technology Adviser to the US Secretary of State Ms. Mara Murillo, Senior Programme Officer, […]