New York

24 September 2016

Readout of the Secretary-General’s meeting with H.E. Shaikh Khalid Bin Ahmed Al-Khalifa, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Bahrain

The Secretary-General met with H.E. Shaikh Khalid Bin Ahmed Al-Khalifa, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Bahrain.
 
The Secretary-General touched upon a number of issues, including the importance of making progress on human rights, social and economic development, the Sustainable Development Goals and climate change.
 
The Secretary-General expressed encouragement that the Kingdom of Bahrain would ratify the Paris Agreement before the end of the year.