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Mother Nature, SDGs, Food Production & other topics - PGA Spokesperson Briefing
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Briefing by Paulina Kubiak, Spokesperson for the President of the 76th Session of the General Assembly.

The President of the General Assembly, Csaba Kőrösi, today called for a system of harmony with nature that balances the economic, social and environmental needs for us and for future generations.

This morning, President Kőrösi addressed the Good Food Finance Week Leaders Dialogue. He noted that food production is a major driver of climate change and the destruction of nature.

Also today, President Kőrösi spoke to the Global Digital Compact deep dive on data protection.

This is a series organized by the co-facilitators of the Global Digital Compact – Ambassador Anna Karin Enestrom, the Permanent Representative of Sweden, and Ambassador Claver Gatet, the Permanent Representative of Rwanda.

Later his afternoon, President Kőrösi will meet with the 17 Young Leaders for the Sustainable Development Goals.

Looking to tomorrow…

At 9AM in the Trusteeship Chamber, President Kőrösi will deliver opening remarks at the 2023 United Nations Economic and Social Council Youth Form under the theme, “Accelerating the COVID-19 recovery and full implementation of the 2030 Agenda with and for youth”.

At 10AM ET in the GA Hall, there will be a plenary meeting on a presentation on the International, Impartial and Independent Mechanism on Syria.

At 3PM ET, there will be a briefing by the Secretary-General on his Special Edition report on “Progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals”.