Webinar: Negotiating Multilateralism in a Changing World

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Negotiating Multilateralism in a Changing World
25 AUGUST | 18:15 – 19:30In June 2019 the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution requesting Member States to negotiate a UN75 Political Declaration.

Member States negotiated and finalised the declaration at a time when COVID-19 was sending health and socio-economic shockwaves across the globe. It will be adopted on 21 September 2020 during a special General Assembly session to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the United Nations.

Join us for a conversation with the Permanent Representatives of Sweden and Qatar to the United Nations in New York.Register now!25 August 2020, 18:15 (UTC+2) with  

 Together we will discuss:Key elements of the UN75 political declarationPolitical challenges and opportunities, in light of COVID-19, changing global trends and rising geopolitical tensionsChallenges and opportunities of the virtual negotiation working methodsImplications for the future of the United Nations, including the follow up mechanism that empowers the SG to work on recommendations “to advance our common agenda and to respond to current and future challenges.”

PANELISTS
H.E. Alya Ahmed bin Saif Al-Thani, Permanent Representative of Qatar
H.E. Anna Karin Eneström, Permanent Representative of SwedenFabrizio Hochschild, Under-Secretary-General, Special Adviser on the Preparations for the Commemoration of the UN 75th Anniversary
MODERATOR
Dr. Cecilia Cannon, Academic Advisor to the UN75 initiative and Co-director of the Executive Master in International Negotiation and Policy-makingORGANISED BYExecutive Master in International Negotiation & Policy-Making, Executive Education, The Graduate Institute GenevaThe UN75 Office

Jun Takazawa
Senior Academic Advisor
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