Highlights

In 2020, The 75th UN General Assembly is to be conducted virtually (Video conference) due to pandemic for the first time in its history. The 75th session is to begin on September 15, 2020.

What is the plan?

75th UN General Assembly, pre recorded statements of world leaders are to be aired. during pandemic world leader expecting participation of North Korean Supreme leader Kim Jong Un in the 75th session. Kim Jong Un not attend UNGA session yet due to avoid travelling to the United States.

Major Summites

The main highlights of the 75th session of United Nations General Assembly are as follows

  • Convention on Biodiversity Summit
  • A high level meet to celebrate 25th anniversary of fourth world conference on women held in 1995, Beijing
  • Climate Week NYC

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