Geneva, Switzerland

13 April 2012

Readout of the Secretary-General’s meeting with H.E. Ms. Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf, President of the Swiss Confederation

The Secretary-General met with the President of the Swiss Confederation, H.E. Ms. Eveline Widmer-Schlumpf on Friday evening in Mont-Pèlerin, Switzerland. During their meeting, they discussed the situation in Syria, South Sudan, Mali, Guinea-Bissau as well as the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. They also discussed the preparations for the Rio+20 summit and Switzerland’s contribution to the sustainable development agenda.