New York

28 September 2013

Readout of the Secretary-General’s meeting with H.E. Mr. Khil Raj Regmi, Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal

The Secretary-General met today with H.E. Mr. Khil Raj Regmi, Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal.

During the meeting, they discussed the upcoming Constituent Assembly elections and the need to maintain the current momentum to meet the aspirations of the people of Nepal. The Secretary-General appreciated the efforts underway to promote political dialogue and offered encouragement for a genuine discussion on transitional justice.

The Secretary-General appreciated Nepal’s significant contribution to United Nations peacekeeping operations in the Golan and Mali, as well as its active engagement in the post-2015 development agenda.