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Ambassador Hanna Simon’s Speech at the 39th UNESCO General Conference

Following is a statement delivered by H.E. Hanna Simon, Ambassador of the State of Eritrea to France & Permanent Delegate to UNESCO, at the 39th Plenary Session of UNESCO’s General Conference that was held in Paris from October 30 – November 14, 2017.


Ambassador Hanna Simon at the 39th session of the General Conference

Excellencies,
Honourable President of the General Conference,
Honourable Chairperson of the Executive Board,
Honourable Director General of UNESCO,
Distinguished Representatives,
Ladies and Gentlemen,

First and foremost, allow me to express Eritrea’s appreciation of UNESCO’s assistance and cooperation in various educational, cultural and scientific projects. Similarly, I would like to congratulate Mrs. Irina Bokova for her commitment in promoting UNESCO’s noble principles and values during her double term as UNESCO’s Director General. I wish her success in her future endeavors. Continue reading Ambassador Hanna Simon’s Speech at the 39th UNESCO General Conference