Appointment of the Secretary-General

Note to correspondents:

The date for the appointment of the Secretary-General has been set for Thursday 13 October 2016, at 10.00 a.m. in the General Assembly Hall.
The adoption will be followed by statements by the Chairs of the five Regional Groups and the host country, as well as the Secretary-General-designate.
The President of the General Assembly will convene an informal meeting of the plenary on Wednesday 19 October at 3.00 p.m. with the Secretary-General-designate, where all Member States and groups will be welcome to speak.

Please find all information on the President of the General Assembly website
Official letter: