General Debate - General Assembly, 77th session (Day 5)


Meetings & Events / General Assembly / 77th Session / Plenary

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The general debate of the seventy-seventh session of the General Assembly will be held from Tuesday, 20 September, to Saturday, 24 September, and on Monday, 26 September 2022, pursuant to resolution 57/301. World leaders will discuss global issues.


The theme "A watershed moment: transformative solutions to interlocking

challenges" has been proposed for the general debate at the seventy-seventh session,
pursuant to resolution 58/126 (annex).

Held at the beginning of each session of the General Assembly, the General Debate provides an opportunity for world leaders to deliver a statement on global issues.

The UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, will introduce the annual report (A/77/1) on the activities of the Organization at the opening of the general debate.

List of Speakers:

BahamasHis Excellency Philip Edward DavisPrime Minister and Minister for Finance of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas
MaliHis Excellency Abdoulaye MaigaActing Prime Minister of the Republic of Mali
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesHis Excellency Ralph GonsalvesPrime Minister and Minister for National Security, Legal Affairs and Information of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
GrenadaHis Excellency Dickon MitchellPrime Minister and Minister for Finance, and Minister for National Security, Home Affairs, Public Administration, Information and Disaster Management of Grenada
North MacedoniaHis Excellency Dimitar KovachevskiPrime Minister of the Republic of North Macedonia
LesothoHis Excellency Moeketsi MajoroPrime Minister of the Kingdom of Lesotho
MozambiqueHis Excellency Adriano Afonso MaleianePrime Minister of the Republic of Mozambique
AlbaniaHis Excellency Edi RamaPrime Minister of the Republic of Albania
Holy SeeHis Eminence Cardinal Pietro ParolinSecretary of State of the Holy See
ChinaHis Excellency Wang YiState Councilor and Minister for Foreign Affairs
Viet NamHis Excellency Pham Binh MinhDeputy Prime Minister
Lao People's Democratic RepublicHis Excellency Saleumxay KommasithDeputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs
ThailandHis Excellency Don PramudwinaiDeputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs
EthiopiaHis Excellency Demeke Mekonnen HassenDeputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs
Russian FederationHis Excellency Sergey LavrovMinister for Foreign Affairs
TajikistanHis Excellency Sirodjiddin MuhriddinMinister for Foreign Affairs
IndiaHis Excellency Subrahmanyam JaishankarMinister for External Affairs
SwedenHer Excellency Ann Christin LindeMinister for Foreign Affairs
BulgariaHis Excellency Nikolay Milkov MilkovCaretaker Minister for Foreign Affairs
EgyptHis Excellency Sameh Hassan Shoukry SelimMinister for Foreign Affairs

AzerbaijanHis Excellency Jeyhun Aziz oglu BayramovMinister for Foreign Affairs
SingaporeHis Excellency Vivian BalakrishnanMinister for Foreign Affairs
BelarusHis Excellency Vladimir MakeiMinister for Foreign Affairs
United Arab EmiratesHis Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al-NahyanMinister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation
San MarinoHis Excellency Luca BeccariMinister for Foreign Affairs, International Economic Cooperation and Telecommunications
Saudi ArabiaHis Highness Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al-Furhan Al-SaudMinister for Foreign Affairs
Brunei DarussalamHis Excellency Dato Erywan Pehin YusofMinister for Foreign Affairs II
Sri LankaHis Excellency Ali SabriMinister for Foreign Affairs
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)His Excellency Carlos Rafael Faría TortosaMinister of the People's Power for Foreign Affairs
UzbekistanHis Excellency Vladimir NorovMinister for Foreign Affairs
Trinidad and TobagoHis Excellency Amery BrowneMinister for Foreign and CARICOM Affairs
IcelandHer Excellency Thórdís Kolbrún Reykfjörd GylfadóttirMinister for Foreign Affairs
HaitiHis Excellency Jean Victor GeneusMinister for Foreign Affairs and Worship
GuineaHis Excellency Bernard GomouPrime Minister, Head of Government of the Republic of Guinea
Related Sites and Documents

List of Speakers (General debate website)

Annual Report