Monday, September 22, 2014

President Obiang to Attend UN Climate Change Summit During 69th UN General Assembly


Equatorial Guinea’s President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo will attend the UN Climate Change Summit on September 23, as well as meet with other heads of government and heads of state this week. President Obiang will address the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on September 24.

The Equatorial Guinea delegation, led by President Obiang, will join other Heads of State and Government, Vice Presidents, Prime Ministers, Ministers of Foreign Affairs and their delegations as they discuss their commitments to a UN action plan aimed at placing people at the center of development and consider new population challenges.


UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, visited Equatorial Guinea earlier this year during the African Union Summit, which was held in the West African Nation. During the Summit, President Obiang and UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon dedicated a new UN building, which houses all UN agencies in the country.