Graduate Center to Host Debate by Global Leaders Vying for the Secretary-General Job at the United Nations

Media contact:  Tanya Domi, tdomi@gc.cuny.edu, 212-817-7283

Graduate Center to Host Debate by Global Leaders Vying for the Secretary-General Job at the United Nations

 

First public discussions with candidates in 70 years

 
WHAT: Public Debate with the UN Secretary-General Candidates
   
WHO: Candidates participating: Karen Christiana Figueres Olsen of Costa Rica and former Executive Secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change; Vuk Jeremic of Serbia, former President of the UN General Assembly, former Foreign Minister, Serbia; and Danilo Turk of Slovenia, Chair of the Global Fairness Initiative, former President of Slovenia.
   
WHEN: Wednesday, July 13, 2016, 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
LIVE STREAM http://www.cuny.tv/UNdebate
   
WHERE: The Graduate Center, Proshansky Auditorium
365 Fifth Avenue and 34th Street, Manhattan
   
SPONSOR: Global Citizen, Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies at The Graduate Center, CUNY and the UN Association-UK
   
MEDIA: Media must rsvp to Tanya Domi, Director of Media Relations at tdomi@gc.cuny.edu, 212-817-7283. TV camera check-in opens at 5:15 p.m. General media check-in begins at 5:30 p.m.

Submitted on: JUL 12, 2016

Category: Press Room