Pascal Clivaz - Support by the President of the 65th UN's GA

Berne, 8 November 2011

The President of the UN' 65th General Assembly supports Pascal Clivaz

On November 7th, the President of the Swiss National Council and the outgoing President of the UN General Assembly reconfirmed their support for Pascal Clivaz, Swiss candidate for the position of Deputy Director General of the Universal Postal Union.

Welcoming Joseph Deiss, President of the 65th session of the UN General Assembly, and delegates to the Universal Postal Union's (UPU) Council of Administration session in the Swiss Federal Parliament, Jean-René Germanier, the President of the National Council, emphasized his support for a strong and modern universal postal service that meets the diverse needs of the citizens.
At the same occasion Joseph Deiss, former President of the Swiss Confederation, former Minister of Foreign Affairs, President of the 65th Session of the UN General Assembly and Professor of Political Economy recalled the democratic role of Switzerland in the international arena. He underlined the need for reform to ensure greater efficiency and transparency in international organizations.

 

Both Mr. Deiss and Mr. Germanier reconfirmed their support for Pascal Clivaz, candidate for the position of UPU Deputy Director General who was a student of Mr. Deiss at the University of Fribourg.

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New's 7th November 2011

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