Summary

The Secretary-General and the President of the General Assembly will be addressing the ceremonial meeting and include keynote addresses by the Foreign Ministers of Guinea and Pakistan as outgoing and incoming Chairs of G-77 respectively.

Description

Opening of the ceremony.
Address by H.E. Dr. Morissanda Kouyaté, Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation, African Integration and Guineans Living Abroad of the Republic of Guinea, on behalf of the Chair country of the Group of 77 for the year 2021.
Ceremonial handover of the Chairmanship of the Group of 77.
Address by H.E. Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Hussain Qureshi, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Pakistan, on behalf of the Chair country of the Group of 77 for the year 2022.
Address by H.E. Mr. António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations.
Address by H.E. Mr. Abdulla Shahid, President of the 76th session of the UN General Assembly (pre-recorded video statement).