The President of the Republic, HE Dr. George Manneh Weah, today, Tuesday, September 20, 2022, joined many other world leaders to attend the formal opening session of the 77th United Nations General Assembly Debate in the United Nations General Assembly in New York. The General Debate is part of the High-Level Week of the General Assembly and presents an opportunity for world leaders to meet annually to discuss critical global issues.
The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) is the main policy-making body of the Organization, comprising all member states, and provides a unique forum for multilateral discussion of the full range of international issues covered by the Charter.
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President Weah was one of more than 150 world leaders who attended the opening session of the debate that is expected to last the next six days under the theme “A Watershed Moment: Transformative Solutions for Intertwined Challenges.”
The President and members of the Liberian delegation are expected to hold high-level meetings and participate in different side events.
The 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly is the first fully face-to-face session since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic in 2020.