The President of the General Assembly Mr. Deiss will be in Geneva in the framework of the Annual Substantive Session of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) which will take place from 4 to 29 July 2011 at the Palais des Nations and on this occasion he would be pleased to meet representatives of NGOs in consultative status with ECOSOC:
Monday 4 July 2011
From 3pm to 4pm
Room XXIV – Palais des Nations
The meeting will consist of an introduction by Mr. Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Director-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva, followed by a presentation by the President of the General Assembly and a substantive exchange with the participants on the key challenges before the United Nations and the role of civil society in addressing them.
Simultaneous interpretation will be provided in English and French.
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