(Day 4) 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.

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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:Timor-Leste

His Excellency José Ramos-Horta

President of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste

 

Vanuatu

His Excellency Nikenike Vurobaravu

President of the Republic of Vanuatu

 

Burkina Faso

His Excellency Paul Henri Sandaogo Damiba

President of Faso, Head of State, President of the Council of Ministers of Burkina Faso

 

Cyprus

His Excellency Nicos Anastasiades

President of the Republic of Cyprus

 

State of Palestine

His Excellency Mahmoud Abbas

President of the State of Palestine

 

European Union

His Excellency Charles Michel

President of the European Council of the European Union

 

Fiji

His Excellency Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama

Prime Minister and Minister for iTaukei Affairs, Sugar Industry, Foreign Affairs and Forestry of the Republic of Fiji

 

Luxembourg

His Excellency Xavier Bettel

Prime Minister, Minister of State, Minister for Communications and Media and Minister for Religious Affairs of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

 

Netherlands

His Excellency Mark Rutte

Prime Minister and Minister for General Affairs of the Kingdom of the Netherlands

 

Solomon Islands

His Excellency Manasseh Sogavare

Prime Minister of Solomon Islands

 

New Zealand

Her Excellency Jacinda Ardern

Prime Minister and Minister for National Security and Intelligence, Child Poverty Reduction, and Ministerial Services of New Zealand

 

Pakistan

His Excellency Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif

Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan

 

Cambodia

His Excellency Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen

Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia

 

Saint Lucia

His Excellency Philip Joseph Pierre

Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Economic Development and Youth Economy of Saint Lucia

 

Andorra

His Excellency Xavier Espot Zamora

Head of Government of the Principality of Andorra

 

Belgium

His Excellency Alexander de Croo

Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Belgium

 

Mauritius

His Excellency Pravind Kumar Jugnauth

Prime Minister, Minister for Defense, Home Affairs, and External Communications, Minister for Rodrigues, Outer Islands, and Territorial Integrity of the Republic of Mauritius

 

Tonga

His Excellency Siaosi 'Ofakivahafolau Sovaleni

Prime Minister and Minister for Education and Training, Minister for Police, Fire Services and Emergency Services, and Minister for His Majesty's Armed Forces of the Kingdom of Tonga

 

Greece

His Excellency Kyriakos Mitsotakis

Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic

 

Antigua and Barbuda

His Excellency Gaston Alphonso Browne

Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Corporate Governance and Public Private Partnerships of Antigua and Barbuda

 

Iraq

His Excellency Mustafa Al-Kadhimi

Prime Minister of the Republic of Iraq

 

Malaysia

His Excellency Ismail Sabri Yaakob

Prime Minister of Malaysia

 

Bangladesh

Her Excellency Sheikh Hasina

Prime Minister of the People's Republic of Bangladesh

 

Croatia

His Excellency Andrej Plenković

Prime Minister of the Republic of Croatia

 

Samoa

Her Excellency Fiame Naomi Mataafa

Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade of the Independent State of Samoa

 

Montenegro

His Excellency Dritan Abazović

Prime Minister of Montenegro

 

Saint Kitts and Nevis

His Excellency Terrance Micheal Drew

Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, National Security and Immigration, Health, and Social Security of Saint Kitts and Nevis

 

Belize

His Excellency John Briceño

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Economic Development and Investment of Belize

 

Tuvalu

His Excellency Kausea Natano

Prime Minister of Tuvalu

Maldives

His Excellency Abdulla Shahid

Minister for Foreign Affairs

 

Australia

Her Excellency Penny Wong

Minister for Foreign Affairs

 

Equatorial Guinea

His Excellency Simeón Oyono Esono Angue

Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation

 

Liechtenstein

Her Excellency Dominique Hasler

Minister for Foreign Affairs, Education, and Sport

 

Togo

His Excellency Robert Dussey

Minister for Foreign Affairs, Regional Integration and Togolese Abroad

 

Chad

Her Excellency Awatif Altidjani Ahmed Koiboro

Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, African Integration and Chadians Abroad