GENERAL DEBATE OF THE 74TH SESSION
24 – 30 September 2019

The general debate of the 74th session of the General Assembly is now closed.

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Secretary-General António Guterres speaking during the General Assembly.

The annual General Debate of the United Nations General Assembly is the occasion for world leaders to gather at UN Headquarters, in New York, to discuss global issues.

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Theme of the general debate of the 74th session of the General Assembly

“Galvanizing multilateral efforts for poverty eradication, quality education, climate action and inclusion.”