Secretary-General


SG/SM/6102
31 October 1996


Press Release
SG/SM/6102
DC/2563


SECRETARY-GENERAL MARKS COMING INTO FORCE OF CONVENTION AGAINST CHEMICAL WEAPONS, NOTING 65TH RATIFICATION

19961031 Welcomes Significant Step Towards Ending Entire Category Of Mass Destruction Weapons; Urges All Nations to Sign and Comply

This statement was issued by Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali today on the occasion of the entry into force of the Chemical Weapons Convention:

SG/SM/6101
30 October 1996


Press Release
SG/SM/6101


SECRETARY-GENERAL TO SEND SPECIAL ENVOY TO GREAT LAKES REGION

19961030 The following was issued today by the Spokesman for Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali:

The Secretary-General has informed the Security Council that he has decided to appoint a Special Envoy who will travel to the Great Lakes region in the first days of November and remain there for about one month.

SG/SM/6098
28 October 1996


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SG/SM/6098


SECRETARY-GENERAL CHAIRS MEETING OF ADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEE ON COORDINATION, 25-26 OCTOBER

19961028 Committee Reviews Ongoing Reform Processes in United Nations System

The following was issued today by the Spokesman for Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali:

The Secretary-General chaired a meeting of the Administrative Committee on Coordination (ACC) on 25 and 26 October.

SG/SM/6097
25 October 1996


Press Release
SG/SM/6097


SECRETARY-GENERAL PAYS TRIBUTE TO LIFE AND PUBLIC SERVICE OF LORD GLADWYN, EARLY UNITED KINGDOM PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE TO UNITED NATIONS

19961025 Diplomat was Also First Acting Secretary-General of World Organization, Described as 'Great Man...of Extraordinary Achievements'

This is the text of a statement today by Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali:

SG/SM/6096
25 October 1996


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SG/SM/6096
FAO/3641


SECRETARY-GENERAL'S STATEMENT ON WORLD FOOD DAY

19961025 Following is the text of Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali's statement on the occasion of World Food Day, observed at Headquarters on 25 October:

Today, one person in five is hungry. This is the global challenge we must face, as we meet today, to observe World Food Day. "Fighting Hunger and Malnutrition" is a subject that concerns us all.

SG/SM/6095
24 October 1996


Press Release
SG/SM/6095


SECRETARY-GENERAL'S TOAST TO CAMEROON'S PRESIDENT, PRIME MINISTER OF BANGLADESH

19961024 Following is the text of the toast of Secretary-General, Boutros Boutros-Ghali at the luncheon in honour of the President of Cameroon, Paul Biya and the Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Sheikh Hasina, at Headquarters on 24 October: