The President of the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, H.E. Ms. María Fernanda Espinosa Garcés, met today with H.E. Mr. Teodoro L. Locsin, Jr., Secretary of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Philippines. The President of the General Assembly expressed appreciation for the strong support of the Philippines to the United Nations and multilateralism and her presidency. They discussed shared priorities for the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly, including the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration and the Global Compact on Refugees. The President also thanked the Secretary of Foreign Affairs for his participation in the upcoming plenary meeting of the General Assembly on 19 December 2018, which will consider the draft resolution to endorse the outcome of the Intergovernmental Conference to Adopt the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration held in Marrakech.