President of the 77th Session of the United Nations General Assembly, Csaba Korosi will be visiting India from 29 January 2023 for three days. During the visit, Mr. Korosi will hold talks with India’s External Affairs Minister on multilateral and regional issues of mutual interest.
Mr. Korosi’s priorities for his UNGA Presidency include standing firm on the basic principles of the United Nations Charter, making significant and measurable progress in sustainability transformation, enhancing the role of science in decision-making, and increasing solidarity to better endure new chapters of crises facing the world.
He also plans to interact with senior officials of NITI Aayog and India’s G20 Presidency team to explore the scaling up of India’s best practices. The visit will be an opportunity to exchange views on global challenges that the United Nations is currently seized with and to reinforce India’s abiding commitment to multilateralism.
President of the United Nations General Assembly
The president of the United Nations General Assembly is a position voted by representatives in the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on a yearly basis. The president is the chair and presiding officer of the General Assembly. The present President Mr. Csaba Korosi is from Hungary
Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit from India was the First woman president of United Nations General Assembly in the year 1953.