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Oceans, caring for a common heritage” Conference

As delivered Opening remarks by Peter Thomson, President of the UN General Assembly, at  the conference “Oceans, caring for a common heritage” organized by the Holy See  4 July 2017   Your Eminence, Excellencies, Distinguished participants Ladies and Gentlemen,   It is a great honour to be with you today here in Rome. I warmly welcome […]

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President of the UN General Assembly attends the launch of the “Laudato Si’ Challenge” at the Vatican

Rome: President of the UN General Assembly attends the launch of the “Laudato Si’ Challenge” inspired by Pope Francis at the Pontifical Academy of Sciences at the Vatican   UNITED NATIONS, New York, 5 May 2017 – As part of his mission to push for momentum on the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals, the President […]

Laudato si challenge

Official announcement of The Laudato Si’ Challenge

As delivered Statement by Peter Thomson, the President of the UN General Assembly, at the official announcement of The Laudato Si’ Challenge at the Pontifical Academy of Sciences 5 May 2017, Vatican   Your Eminence Cardinal Turkson, Ladies and gentlemen, It is a great honour to be here as President of the UN General Assembly at […]

The President of the UNGA had an audience with His Holiness Pope Francis

Press Statement on the President’s visit to Holy See

Press Statement UN General Assembly President’s visit to Holy See Vienna, 25 November 2016 – His Holiness Pope Francis received the President of the United Nations General Assembly, Peter Thomson, at the Vatican on 24 November. During their meeting, on behalf of the United Nations the President expressed thanks to His Holiness for his inspiring […]