New York

10 May 2011

Statement attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General on Myanmar

The Special Adviser to the Secretary-General for Myanmar, Mr. Vijay Nambiar, is scheduled to arrive on Wednesday in Myanmar for a three-day visit at the invitation of the Government. The Special Adviser will hold meetings in Naypyitaw and Yangon with the newly installed Government of Myanmar, political parties, civil society organizations and other key interlocutors, in the implementation of the Secretary-General's good offices mandate.