Virtual edition of UN General Assembly to see record participation of world leaders: Antonio Guterres

Posted In: News Date:Sep 20th, 2020

The virtual edition of the United Nations General Assembly will see a record number of Heads of State and Government address the high-level week through pre-recorded video statements, UN chief Antonio Guterres has said.

This year, for the first time in the UN's 75-year history, Heads of State and Government will not be

"Virtual participation may mean that a record number of Heads of States and Government take part in the high-level week, but going online will undoubtedly create new challenges. We will need to learn as we go, and continue to demonstrate the greatest flexibility,"