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With eyes fixed on 2015, General Assembly takes up annual report on UN’s work

 7 October 2014 – The United Nations General Assembly today discussed Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s report on the work of the Organization, which covers a range of issues and calls for renewed efforts to address peace and security challenges and to encourage development aspirations. Continue reading

Annual General Debate of the UN General Assembly

President of the 69th session the General Assembly, Sam Kutesa, told reporters at United Nations Headquarters that the high-level general debate was very successful and that over the next year, work will be undertaken with “a spirit of cooperation and optimism inspired by the belief that together we can make a difference.” Continue reading

69th Session of the General Assembly

UntitledEstablished in 1945 under the Charter of the United Nations, the General Assembly occupies a central position as the chief deliberative, policymaking and representative organ of the United Nations. The General Assembly opens its sixty-ninth session on Tuesday, 16 September, at 3 pm, at United Nations Headquarters in New York.

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