General Debate: 24 September - 1 October 2013

This site offers access to the speeches of the Member States delivered from the UN Headquarters in New York during the general debate.

Each speaker has a dedicated page featuring the statement, a video and downloadable sound files (.mp3) in six languages (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish).

Content can be browsed by date and country/speaker.

A total of 190 Member States, two Observer States and one Observer took the floor during the general debate of the 68th session of the General Assembly.

24 September 2013

Morning Session

Afternoon Session

  • 19. H.E. Mrs. Laura Chinchilla Miranda
    President
  • 20. H.E. Mr. Heinz Fischer
    President
  • 21. H.E. Mr. Horacio Manuel Cartes Jara
    President
  • 22. H.E. Mr. Andris Bērziņš
    President
  • 23. H.E. Mrs. Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf
    President
  • 24. H.E. Mr. Hassan Rouhani
    President
  • 25. H.E. Mr. Ali Bongo Ondimba
    President
  • 26. H.E. Mr. Zeljko Komšić
    President
  • 27. H.E. Mr. Michel Sleiman
    President
  • 28. H.E. Mr. Ueli Maurer
    President
  • 29. H.E. Mr. José Mujica
    President
  • 30. H.E. Mr. Yoweri Kaguta Museveni
    President
  • 31. H.E. Mrs. Cristina Fernández
    President
  • 32. H.E. Mrs. Joyce Hilda Mtila Banda
    President
  • 33. H.E. Mr. Michael Chilufya Sata
    President
  • 34. H.E. Mr. Fredrik Reinfeldt
    Prime Minister