(Day 5) General Debate - General Assembly, 77th session
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The general debate of the seventy-seventh session of the General Assembly will be held from Tuesday, 20 September, to Saturday, 24 September, and on Monday, 26 September 2022, pursuant to resolution 57/301. World leaders will discuss global issues.
  • The theme "A watershed moment: transformative solutions to interlocking challenges" has been proposed for the general debate at the seventy-seventh session, pursuant to resolution 58/126 (annex). Held at the beginning of each session of the General Assembly, the General Debate provides an opportunity for world leaders to deliver a statement on global issues.  The UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, will introduce the annual report (A/77/1) on the activities of the Organization at the opening of the general debate.
  • List of Speakers:

  • BahamasHis Excellency Philip Edward DavisPrime Minister and Minister for Finance of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas
  • MaliHis Excellency Abdoulaye MaigaActing Prime Minister of the Republic of Mali
  • Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesHis Excellency Ralph GonsalvesPrime Minister and Minister for National Security, Legal Affairs and Information of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • GrenadaHis Excellency Dickon MitchellPrime Minister and Minister for Finance, and Minister for National Security, Home Affairs, Public Administration, Information and Disaster Management of Grenada
  • North MacedoniaHis Excellency Dimitar KovachevskiPrime Minister of the Republic of North Macedonia
  • LesothoHis Excellency Moeketsi MajoroPrime Minister of the Kingdom of Lesotho
  • MozambiqueHis Excellency Adriano Afonso MaleianePrime Minister of the Republic of Mozambique
  • AlbaniaHis Excellency Edi RamaPrime Minister of the Republic of Albania
  • Holy SeeHis Eminence Cardinal Pietro ParolinSecretary of State of the Holy See
  • ChinaHis Excellency Wang YiState Councilor and Minister for Foreign Affairs
  • Viet NamHis Excellency Pham Binh MinhDeputy Prime Minister
  • Lao People's Democratic RepublicHis Excellency Saleumxay KommasithDeputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs
  • ThailandHis Excellency Don PramudwinaiDeputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs
  • EthiopiaHis Excellency Demeke Mekonnen HassenDeputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs
  • Russian FederationHis Excellency Sergey LavrovMinister for Foreign Affairs
  • TajikistanHis Excellency Sirodjiddin MuhriddinMinister for Foreign Affairs
  • IndiaHis Excellency Subrahmanyam JaishankarMinister for External Affairs
  • SwedenHer Excellency Ann Christin LindeMinister for Foreign Affairs
  • BulgariaHis Excellency Nikolay Milkov MilkovCaretaker Minister for Foreign Affairs
  • EgyptHis Excellency Sameh Hassan Shoukry SelimMinister for Foreign Affairs
  • Azerbaijan His Excellency Jeyhun Aziz oglu BayramovMinister for Foreign Affairs
  • SingaporeHis Excellency Vivian BalakrishnanMinister for Foreign Affairs
  • BelarusHis Excellency Vladimir MakeiMinister for Foreign Affairs
  • United Arab EmiratesHis Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al-NahyanMinister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation
  • San MarinoHis Excellency Luca BeccariMinister for Foreign Affairs, International Economic Cooperation and Telecommunications
  • Saudi ArabiaHis Highness Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al-Furhan Al-SaudMinister for Foreign Affairs
  • Brunei DarussalamHis Excellency Dato Erywan Pehin YusofMinister for Foreign Affairs II
  • Sri LankaHis Excellency Ali SabriMinister for Foreign Affairs
  • Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)His Excellency Carlos Rafael Faría TortosaMinister of the People's Power for Foreign Affairs
  • UzbekistanHis Excellency Vladimir NorovMinister for Foreign Affairs
  • Trinidad and TobagoHis Excellency Amery BrowneMinister for Foreign and CARICOM Affairs
  • IcelandHer Excellency Thórdís Kolbrún Reykfjörd GylfadóttirMinister for Foreign Affairs
  • HaitiHis Excellency Jean Victor GeneusMinister for Foreign Affairs and Worship
  • GuineaHis Excellency Bernard GomouPrime Minister, Head of Government of the Republic of Guinea