6 - 17 November 2017  

     Government of the Republic of Fiji

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Media Release

PM to deliver statement at the UN





Suva- PRIME Minister Rear Admiral (Retd) Voreqe Bainimarama will deliver Fiji's national statement at the UN General Assembly's general debate this Saturday.

In the lead-up to the General Debate at the United Nations in New York this week, the Fiji delegation led by Fiji's Permanent Representative to the UN Peter Thomson has been present at preliminary United Nations gatherings this week.

Yesterday the Fiji delegation presented Fiji's input to the Special Session on the follow-up to the Programme of Action on the InternationalConference on Population and Development.

The delegation, which also included Ambassador-at-Large Major General Naivalurua, had also attended the World Conference on Indigenous People.

Ambassador Thomson delivered Fiji's national statement at the UN Secretary-General's Climate Change Summit today.

The Fiji statement urged all countries to work diligently towards an equitable, ambitious and legally-binding climate agreement."