【August 31: Seminar & Talk session Information】
Title(Tentative)：Round Table with next President of UN General Assembly
“How to strengthen the United Nations: Gender, Environment, and Peace and Security.”
Date： Friday, August 31, 2018 14：00－15:00
Venue： Sophia University Yotsuya Campus,Sophia Institute of International Relations, Bld.No 13,
（5 minute walk from JR or Tokyo Metro Yotsuya St.)
・H.E. Mrs. Maria Fernanda Espinosa Garces
President-elect of the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly
・Daisaku Higashi, Professor of Sophia University and
the Deputy Director of Human Resources Center for International Cooperation
＜The United Nations General Assembly＞
The General Assembly currently meets under its president or secretary-general in annual sessions at the headquarters of the United Nations in New York City, the main part of which lasts from September to December and resumed part from January until all issues are addressed (which often is just before the next session’s start).
＜H.E. Mrs. Maria Fernanda Espinosa Garces＞
H.E. Ms. Maria Fernanda Espinosa Garces was elected as President of the 73rd session of the General Assembly. She is the fourth woman to hold this position.
＜How to apply this event＞
Information will be included : your name, faculty, Student ID, E-mail address