Where can I find statements made by the Holy See during the General Debate of the United Nations General Assembly?
Last Updated: Sep 23, 2016
Representatives of the Holy See have delivered statements at the following General Debates of the General Assembly:
70th sess. [2015, 2 Oct.]: A/70/PV.27: Archbishop Paul Richard Gallagher
69th sess. : A/69/PV.17: Archbishop Pietro Parolin
68th sess. : A/68/PV.23: Archbishop Dominique Mamberti
67th sess. : A/67/PV.20: Archbishop Dominique Mamberti
2012, 24 Sept.: A/67/PV.5: Archbishop Dominique Mamberti (High-level Meeting on the Rule of Law at the National and International Levels)
66th sess. : A/66/PV.28: Archbishop Dominique Mamberti
65th sess. : A/65/PV.23: Archbishop Dominique Mamberti
2010, 20 Sept.: A/65/PV.4: Cardinal Peter Kodwo Appiah Turkson (High-level Plenary Meeting on the Millennium Development Goals)
64th sess. : A/64/PV.13: Archbishop Celestino Migliore
63rd sess. : A/63/PV.16: Archbishop Celestino Migliore
2008, 18 Apr.: A/62/PV.95: Pope Bendict XVI
62nd sess. : A/62/PV.12: Archbishop Dominique Mamberti
61st sess. : A/61/PV.22: Giovanni Lajolo
60th sess. : A/60/PV.22: Archbishop Celestino Migliore
2005, 16 Sept.: A/60/PV.7: Angelo Cardinal Sodano
59th sess. : A/59/PV.15: Giovanni Lajolo
[1st participation of the Holy See in General Debate. A/RES/58/314 of 1 July 2004 granted the Holy See observer status. See also A/58/871 regarding participation of the Holy See in the work of the United Nations]
Note: An asterisk [*] indicates a statement made by a Head of State or Government or a dignitary. Symbols in parentheses indicates right of reply. Symbols where no session information is given indicates that the statement was delivered during a High Level Meeting.
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