President Jacob Zuma arrives at John F Kennedy International airport in New York via South African Airways, to attend the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 71).
President Jacob Zuma and Mrs. Bongi Zuma arrived at John F. Kennedy International Airport via South African Airways on 17 September 2016. They were met by South African Ambassador to the United States, His Excellency Mninwa Mahlangu (left), and South African Military Adviser, General Mongenzi Kweta. President Jacob Zuma is attending the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly.
His Excellency President Jacob Zuma met with the Secretary General of the United Nations, Mr. Ban Ki-moon, at the UN Headquarters in New York City, ahead of the 71st United Nations General Assembly.
President Jacob Zuma meeting with United Nations Secretary General, Mr Ban Ki-moon, at the UN Headquarters in New York, ahead of the 71st United Nations General Assembly.
President Jacob Zuma met with Executive Chairman and Founder of the World Economic Forum, Professor Klaus Schwab, in New York City on 18 September 2016. South Africa will host the WEF Africa Forum meeting in Durban on 3-5 May 2017.
His Excellency Ambassador Jerry Matthews Matjila Presents Credentials
The new Permanent Representative of South Africa to the United Nations, His Excellency Ambassador Jerry Matthews Matjila, presented his credentials to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on 5 July 2016. Read more.
Visit to the Permanent Mission by the National High School Model United Nations Delegation
3 March 2016
The National High School Model United Nations (NHSMUN) was founded in 1975 and has continued uninterrupted for over 40 years. The conference takes place at the United Nations Headquarters and at the New York Hilton Hotel. Currently the largest high school Model UN conference in the world, NHSMUN hosts participants from approximately 40 different countries each year.
President Jacob Zuma at the 70th General Assembly Session of the United Nations
President Jacob Zuma arrives in New York City to attend the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly.
President Jacob Zuma with United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon.
President Jacob Zuma holds Bilateral talks with United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki Moon.
President Jacob Zuma addressing the 70th session of United Nations General Assembly.
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South Africa has assumed the Chair of the Group of 77
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Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers at the ceremony during which South Africa took over from Bolivia as Chair of the G77+China. The G77+China is the largest grouping of developing nations in the UN system and plays a leading role in advancing the common interests and aspirations of its member states.