Equatorial Guinea’s President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo will address the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on September 26. President Obiang has a full schedule of other events this week, including several meetings with other heads of government and heads of state.
The Equatorial Guinea delegation, led by President Obiang, joins 130
Heads of State and Government, Vice Presidents, Prime Ministers, Ministers of
Foreign Affairs and their delegations as they come together to discuss
important international issues such as development, climate change, fulfilling
the Millennium Development Goals, economy and global finance, food
security and others.
met with UN Secretary-General
Ban Ki-moon, earlier this week to discuss the progress of the activities being
carried out by the UN in Equatorial
Guinea. During the
meeting, the Secretary-General reaffirmed the “UN’s commitment to continue
to support the efforts of Equatorial Guinea and Gabon towards the peaceful
settlement of their border dispute through referral to the International Court
of Justice (ICJ) in a timely manner,” said a UN official statement.
Obiang held bilateral meetings with Cote d’Ivoire President Alassane Ouatarra,
South Africa President Jacob Zuma, and Jamaican Prime Minister Portia