Past General Assembly Debates

General Debate of the 77th Session
20 September 2022 to 26 September 2022

20 September 2022

Morning Session

Secretary-General of the United Nations
H.E. Mr. António Guterres
Secretary-General
Président de l‘Assemblée générale (ouverture)
President of the General Assembly (opening)
H.E. Mr. Csaba Kőrösi
President of the General Assembly
Brazil
Brazil
H.E. Mr. Jair Messias Bolsonaro
President
Senegal
H.E. Mr. Macky Sall
President
Chile
Chile
H.E. Mr. Gabriel Boric Font
President
Jordan
H.M. Mr. Abdullah II ibn Al Hussein
King
Colombia
Colombia
H.E. Mr. Gustavo Petro Urrego
President
Türkiye
Türkiye
H.E. Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan
President
Kyrgyzstan
Kyrgyzstan
H.E. Mr. Sadyr Zhaparov
President
Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan
H.E. Mr. Kassym-Jomart Tokayev
President
Qatar
H.H. Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani
Amir
Republic of Korea
H.E. Mr. Yoon Suk Yeol
President
Paraguay
H.E. Mr. Mario Abdo Benítez
President
Finland
Finland
H.E. Mr. Sauli Niinistö
President
Switzerland
H.E. Mr. Ignazio Cassis
President
Slovakia
H.E. Ms. Zuzana Čaputová
President
France
France
H.E. Mr. Emmanuel Macron
President

Afternoon Session

Honduras
Honduras
H.E. Ms. Iris Xiomara Castro Sarmiento
President
Philippines
H.E. Mr. Ferdinand Romualdez Marcos
President
Lithuania
H.E. Mr. Gitanas Nausėda
President
Romania
H.E. Mr. Klaus Werner Iohannis
President
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
Bolivia (Plurinational State of)
H.E. Mr. Luis Alberto Arce Catacora
Constitutional President
Peru
H.E. Mr. Pedro Castillo Terrones
President
Marshall Islands
H.E. Mr. David Kabua
President
Seychelles
H.E. Mr. Wavel Ramkalawan
President
Argentina
Argentina
H.E. Mr. Alberto Fernández
President
Poland
H.E. Mr. Andrzej Duda
President
Guatemala
Guatemala
H.E. Mr. Alejandro Giammattei Falla
President
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Democratic Republic of the Congo
H.E. Mr. Félix-Antoine Tshisekedi Tshilombo
President
Central African Republic
Central African Republic
H.E. Mr. Faustin Archange Touadera
Head of State
El Salvador
El Salvador
H.E. Mr. Nayib Armando Bukele
President
Japan
Japan
H.E. Mr. Kishida Fumio
Prime Minister
Germany
Germany
H.E. Mr. Olaf Scholz
Chancellor
Morocco
H.E. Mr. Aziz Akhannouch
Head of Government
Italy
Italy
H.E. Mr. Mario Draghi
President of the Council of Ministers

21 September 2022

Morning Session

Nigeria
H.E. Mr. Muhammadu Buhari
President
Iran (République islamique d’)
Iran (Islamic Republic of)
H.E. Mr. Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi
President
Mongolia
H.E. Mr. Khurelsukh Ukhnaa
President
Rwanda
H.E. Mr. Paul Kagame
President
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bosnia and Herzegovina
H.E. Mr. Šefik Džaferović
Chairman of the Presidency
Suriname
H.E. Mr. Chandrikapersad Santokhi
President
États-Unis d‘Amérique
United States of America
H.E. Mr. Joseph R. Biden, Jr.
President
Latvia
Latvia
H.E. Mr. Egils Levits
President
Ecuador
Ecuador
H.E. Mr. Guillermo Lasso Mendoza
Constitutional President
Zambia
H.E. Mr. Hakainde Hichilema
President
Madagascar
H.E. Mr. Andry Nirina Rajoelina
President
Libya
Libya
H.E. Mr. Mohamed Younis Menfi
President
Republic of Moldova
H.E. Ms. Maia Sandu
President
Namibia
H.E. Mr. Hage Geingob
President
Slovenia
H.E. Mr. Borut Pahor
President
Kenya
Kenya
H.E. Mr. William Samoei Ruto
President
Gabon
H.E. Mr. Ali Bongo Ondimba
President
Guyana
Guyana
H.E. Mr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali
President

Afternoon Session

Hungary
Hungary
H.E. Ms. Katalin Novák
President
Côte d'Ivoire
Côte d’Ivoire
H.E. Mr. Alassane Ouattara
President
Sierra Leone
H.E. Mr. Julius Maada Bio
President
Estonia
Estonia
H.E. Mr. Alar Karis
President
Ghana
Ghana
H.E. Mr. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo
President
Cabo Verde
Cabo Verde
H.E. Mr. José Maria Pereira Neves
President
إسواتيني
Eswatini
H.M. Mr. King Mswati III
Head of State
Ukraine
H.E. Mr. Volodymyr Zelenskyy
President
Serbia
H.E. Mr. Aleksandar Vučić
President
Monaco
H.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco
Prince
Dominica
Dominica
H.E. Mr. Charles Angelo Savarin
President
Lebanon
Lebanon
H.E. Mr. Mohammad Najib Azmi Mikati
President of the Council of Ministers
Czech Republic
Czech Republic
H.E. Mr. Jan Lipavský
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Cuba
Cuba
H.E. Mr. Bruno Eduardo Rodríguez Parrilla
Minister for Foreign Affairs
South Africa
H.E. Ms. Naledi Pandor
Minister for International Relations and Cooperation
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
H.E. Mr. Roberto Álvarez Gil
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Costa Rica
Costa Rica
H.E. Mr. Arnoldo André-Tinoco
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Palau
H.E. Mr. Gustav Aitaro
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Royaume-Uni de Grande-Bretagne et d’Irlande du Nord
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
H.E. Ms. Elizabeth Truss
Prime Minister

22 September 2022

Morning Session

Botswana
Botswana
H.E. Mr. Mokgweetsi Eric Keabetswe Masisi
President
Niger
H.E. Mr. Mohamed Bazoum
President
Gambia (Republic of The)
Gambia (Republic of The)
H.E. Mr. Adama Barrow
President
Yemen
H.E. Mr. Rashad Mohammed Al-Alimi
President
Kiribati
Kiribati
H.E. Mr. Taneti Maamau
President
Zimbabwe
H.E. Mr. Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa
President
Guinea-Bissau
Guinea-Bissau
H.E. Mr. Úmaro Sissoco Embaló
President
Comoros
Comoros
H.E. Mr. Azali Assoumani
President
Liberia
Liberia
H.E. Mr. George Manneh Weah
President
Somalia
H.E. Mr. Hassan Sheikh Mohamud
President
Burundi
Burundi
H.E. Mr. Evariste Ndayishimiye
President
Sudan
H.E. Mr. Abdel-Fattah AlBurhan Abdelrahman Al-Burhan
President of the Transitional Government
Israel
Israel
H.E. Mr. Yair Lapid
Prime Minister
Papua New Guinea
H.E. Mr. James Marape
Prime Minister
Georgia
Georgia
H.E. Mr. Irakli Garibashvili
Prime Minister
Norway
H.E. Mr. Jonas Gahr Støre
Prime Minister
Barbados
Barbados
H.E. Ms. Mia Amor Mottley
Prime Minister

Afternoon Session

Malawi
H.E. Mr. Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera
President
Micronesia (Federated States of)
H.E. Mr. David Panuelo
President
South Sudan
H.E. Mr. Hussein Abdelbagi Akol Agany
Vice-President
United Republic of Tanzania
H.E. Mr. Philip Isdor Mpango
Vice-President
Uganda
H.E. Ms. Jessica Alupo
Vice-President
Panama
H.E. Mr. José Gabriel Carrizo
Vice-President
Portugal
H.E. Mr. António Costa
Prime Minister
Armenia
Armenia
H.E. Mr. Nikol Pashinyan
Prime Minister
Ireland
Ireland
H.E. Mr. Micheál Martin
Prime Minister
Malta
H.E. Mr. Robert Abela
Prime Minister
Kuwait
Kuwait
H.H. Sheikh Ahmad Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah
Prime Minister
Spain
H.E. Mr. Pedro Sánchez Pérez-Castejón
President of the Government
Jamaica
H.E. Mr. Andrew Holness
Prime Minister
Austria
Austria
H.E. Mr. Alexander Schallenberg
Federal Minister for European and International Affairs
Mexico
H.E. Mr. Marcelo Ebrard Casaubón
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Bahrain
Bahrain
H.E. Mr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Alzayani
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Denmark
Denmark
H.E. Mr. Jeppe Kofod
Minister for Foreign Affairs

23 September 2022

Morning Session

Timor-Leste
H.E. Mr. José Ramos-Horta
President
Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso
H.E. Mr. Paul Henri Sandaogo Damiba
President
Cyprus
Cyprus
H.E. Mr. Nicos Anastasiades
President
Vanuatu
H.E. Mr. Nikenike Vurobaravu
President
Palestine (State of)
H.E. Mr. Mahmoud Abbas
President
European Union
European Union
H.E. Mr. Charles Michel
President of the European Council
Fiji
Fiji
H.E. Mr. Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama
Prime Minister
Luxembourg
H.E. Mr. Xavier Bettel
Prime Minister
Netherlands
H.E. Mr. Mark Rutte
Prime Minister
Solomon Islands
H.E. Mr. Manasseh Sogavare
Prime Minister
New Zealand
H.E. Ms. Jacinda Ardern
Prime Minister
Pakistan
H.E. Mr. Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif
Prime Minister
Cambodia
Cambodia
H.E. Mr. Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen
Prime Minister
Saint Lucia
H.E. Mr. Philip Joseph Pierre
Prime Minister
Belgium
Belgium
H.E. Mr. Alexander de Croo
Prime Minister
Andorra
Andorra
H.E. Mr. Xavier Espot Zamora
Head of Government
Mauritius
H.E. Mr. Pravind Kumar Jugnauth
Prime Minister
Tonga
H.E. Mr. Siaosi 'Ofakivahafolau Sovaleni
Prime Minister
Greece
Greece
H.E. Mr. Kyriakos Mitsotakis
Prime Minister

Afternoon Session

Antigua and Barbuda
Antigua and Barbuda
H.E. Mr. Gaston Alphonso Browne
Prime Minister
Iraq
Iraq
H.E. Mr. Mustafa Al-Kadhimi
Prime Minister
Malaysia
H.E. Mr. Ismail Sabri Yaakob
Prime Minister
Bangladesh
Bangladesh
H.E. Ms. Sheikh Hasina
Prime Minister
Croatia
Croatia
H.E. Mr. Andrej Plenković
Prime Minister
Samoa
H.E. Ms. Fiame Naomi Mataafa
Prime Minister
Montenegro
H.E. Mr. Dritan Abazović
Prime Minister
Saint Kitts and Nevis
H.E. Mr. Terrance Micheal Drew
Prime Minister
Belize
Belize
H.E. Mr. John Briceño
Prime Minister
Tuvalu
H.E. Mr. Kausea Natano
Prime Minister
Maldives
H.E. Mr. Abdulla Shahid
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Australia
Australia
H.E. Ms. Penny Wong
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Equatorial Guinea
Equatorial Guinea
H.E. Mr. Simeón Oyono Esono Angue
Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation
Liechtenstein
H.E. Ms. Dominique Hasler
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Togo
H.E. Mr. Robert Dussey
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Chad
Chad
H.E. Ms. Awatif Altidjani Ahmed Koiboro
Minister for Foreign Affairs

24 September 2022

Morning Session

Bahamas
Bahamas
H.E. Mr. Philip Edward Davis
Prime Minister
Mali
H.E. Mr. Abdoulaye Maiga
Acting Prime Minister
Saint-Vincent-et-les Grenadines
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
H.E. Mr. Ralph Gonsalves
Prime Minister
Grenada
Grenada
H.E. Mr. Dickon Mitchell
Prime Minister
جمهورية مقدونيا الشمالية
Republic of North Macedonia
H.E. Mr. Dimitar Kovachevski
Prime Minister
Lesotho
Lesotho
H.E. Mr. Moeketsi Majoro
Prime Minister
Mozambique
H.E. Mr. Adriano Afonso Maleiane
Prime Minister
Albania
Albania
H.E. Mr. Edi Rama
Prime Minister
罗马教廷
Holy See
H.E. Mr. Cardinal Pietro Parolin
Secretary of State
China
China
H.E. Mr. Wang Yi
State Councilor and Minister for Foreign Affairs
Viet Nam
H.E. Mr. Pham Binh Minh
Deputy Prime Minister
Lao People’s Democratic Republic
Lao People’s Democratic Republic
H.E. Mr. Saleumxay Kommasith
Deputy Prime Minister
Thailand
H.E. Mr. Don Pramudwinai
Deputy Prime Minister
Ethiopia
Ethiopia
H.E. Mr. Demeke Mekonnen Hassen
Deputy Prime Minister
Russian Federation
H.E. Mr. Sergey Lavrov
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Tajikistan
H.E. Mr. Sirodjiddin Muhriddin
Minister for Foreign Affairs
India
India
H.E. Mr. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar
Minister of External Affairs
Sweden
H.E. Ms. Ann Christin Linde
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Bulgaria
Bulgaria
H.E. Mr. Nikolay Milkov Milkov
Caretaker Minister for Foreign Affairs
Egypt
Egypt
H.E. Mr. Sameh Hassan Shoukry Selim
Minister for Foreign Affairs

Afternoon Session

Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan
H.E. Mr. Jeyhun Aziz oglu Bayramov
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Singapore
H.E. Mr. Vivian Balakrishnan
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Belarus
Belarus
H.E. Mr. Vladimir Makei
Minister for Foreign Affairs
San Marino
H.E. Mr. Luca Beccari
Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation
Saudi Arabia
H.H. Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al-furhan Al-Saud
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Brunei Darussalam
Brunei Darussalam
H.E. Mr. Dato Erywan Pehin Yusof
Minister for Foreign Affairs II
Sri Lanka
H.E. Mr. Ali Sabry
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
H.E. Mr. Carlos Rafael Faría Tortosa
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Uzbekistan
H.E. Mr. Vladimir Norov
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Trinidad and Tobago
H.E. Mr. Amery Browne
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Iceland
Iceland
H.E. Ms. Thórdís Kolbrún Reykfjörd Gylfadóttir
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Haiti
H.E. Mr. Jean Victor Geneus
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Guinea
Guinea
H.E. Mr. Bernard Gomou
Prime Minister
United Arab Emirates
H.E. Ms. Reem Ebrahim Al Hashimy
Minister of State

26 September 2022

Morning Session

Syrian Arab Republic
H.E. Mr. Fayssal Mekdad
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Congo
Congo
H.E. Mr. Jean-Claude Gakosso
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Eritrea
Eritrea
H.E. Mr. Osman Saleh Mohammed
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Uruguay
H.E. Mr. Francisco Bustillo
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Mauritania
H.E. Mr. Mohamed Salem Ould Merzoug
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Indonesia
Indonesia
H.E. Ms. Retno Lestari Priansari Marsudi
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Algeria
Algeria
H.E. Mr. Ramtane Lamamra
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Nicaragua
H.E. Mr. Denis Ronaldo Moncada Colindres
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Tunisia
H.E. Mr. Othman Jerandi
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Bhutan
Bhutan
H.E. Mr. Tandi Dorji
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Canada
Canada
H.E. Ms. Mélanie Joly
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Cameroon
Cameroon
H.E. Mr. Lejeune Mbella Mbella
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Nepal
H.E. Mr. Bharat Raj Paudyal
Secretary for Foreign Affairs
Benin
Benin
H.E. Mr. Marc Hermanne Gninadoou Araba
Permanent Representative to the UN
Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
H.E. Mr. Song Kim
Permanent Representative to the UN
Turkmenistan
H.E. Ms. Aksoltan Ataeva
Permanent Representative to the UN
Angola
Angola
H.E. Ms. Maria de Jesus dos Reis Ferreira
Permanent Representative to the UN
Oman
H.E. Mr. Mohamed Al Hassan
Permanent Representative to the UN
Djibouti
Djibouti
H.E. Mr. Mohamed Siad Doualeh
Permanent Representative to the UN
Nauru
H.E. Ms. Josie Ann Dongobir
First Secretary
Président de l’Assemblée générale (clôture)
President of the General Assembly (closing)
H.E. Mr. Csaba Kőrösi
President of the General Assembly