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General Assembly Elects President of 76th Session of General Assembly

Just Earth News | @justearthnews | 07 Jun 2021

UN Photo/Loey Felipe

Secretary-General António Guterres (right) draws the lot to determine which Member State will occupy the first seat in the General Assembly Hall at the seventy-sixth session. Suriname will occupy the first seatThe General Assembly also held elections for the President, as well as Vice-Presidents, of the General Assembly.Seated at left is Volkan Bozkir, President of the seventy-fifth session of the United Nations General Assembly, and standing in the centre is Movses Abelian, Under-Secretary-General for General Assembly and Conference Management (DGACM).