UNIDIR : Joint meeting of the "Group of Friends" (September 18th, 2018, Geneva) [fr]
The Permanent representative of France, Mr. Yann Hwang, along with the director of UNIDIR, Mrs. Renata Dwan, organized a joint meeting of the “Group of Friends” of UNIDIR, which strives to support the establishment of sustainable solutions for the financing and management of the institute.
This meeting was held on Tuesday September 18th, at Villa des Ormeaux, Mission of France, gathering about twenty delegates.
This meeting allowed delegations particularly interested to exchange views on challenges and opportunities of UNIDIR, as well as institutional aspects. These exchanges focused on the two reports submitted by UNIDIR and the Secretary-General of the United Nations at the 73rd UNGA, as part of the implementation of the 70/59 resolution on UNIDIR.