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Plenary Session, 5th UN Special Thematic Session…

25 June 2021


Plenary Session, 5th UN Special Thematic Session on Water and Disasters


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The Fifth UN Special Thematic Session on Water and Disasters "Building Back Better towards More Resilient and Sustainable Post-COVID-19 World"
Opening RemarksDr. Han Seung-Soo, Former Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea and Chair of the High-level Experts and Leaders Panel on Water and Disasters (HELP)H.E. Mr. Antonio Guterres, Secretary-General of the United NationsH.E. Mr. Volkan Bozkir, President of the 75th Session of the United Nations General AssemblyKeynote SpeechesHis Majesty the Emperor of JapanH.E. Mr. János Áder, President, Hungary (Break: 5 minutes)H.E. Mr. Emomali Rahmon, President, The Republic of TajikistanH.E. Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, President of the Co-operative Republic of Guyana and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed ForcesH.E. Ms. Sheikh Hasina, Honorable Prime Minister of BangladeshHRH Princess Victoria, Crown Princess of Sweden, Duchess of VästergötlandThematic MessagesH.E. Prof. Danilo Türk, Former President of the Republic of Slovenia, Chair of the Global High-Level Panel on Water and Peace and Lead Political Advisor of the Geneva Water HubDr. Uschi Eid, Former Chair of United Nations Secretary-General's Advisory Board on Water and Sanitation (UNSGAB)/ President of the German-Africa FoundationProf. Kenzo Hiroki, HELP Coordinator: Launching HELP Guiding Principles to Build Resilient Post-corona World and HELP Global Report on Water and Disasters 2021