14 May 2014

Readout of the Secretary-General’s audience with His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf and Her Majesty Queen Silvia

The Secretary-General had an audience today with His Majesty, King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden and Her Majesty Queen Silvia.

The Secretary-General thanked the Royal Family for their genuine commitment to the United Nations and its values. He expressed his appreciation for Queen Silvia's support to the rights of children.

The Secretary-General also exchanged views with the King and Queen on the situations in Ukraine and Syria, as well as on Migration and on Climate Change.