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Informal briefing on Germany’s presidency of the G20 and preparations for the G20 Summit - General Assembly, 71st session
6 Feb 2017 -  Informal briefing convened by the President of the General Assembly on Germany’s presidency of the Group of 20 and the preparations for the Summit of the Group of 20, to be held in Hamburg, Germany, on 7 and 8 July. The briefing will include statements by His Excellency Peter Thomson, President of the General Assembly; His Excellency Harald Braun, Permanent Representative of Germany to the United Nations; and Mr. Lenni Montiel, Assistant Secretary-General for Economic Development, Department of Economic and Social Affairs and the United Nations Sherpa to the Group of 20; as well as a presentation by Professor Lars-Hendrik Röller, Chief Economic Advisor to the German Chancellor and Group of 7 and Group of 20 Sherpa, to be followed by a question-and-answer session.
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