The Minister of Foreign Relations, Celso Amorim, arrived last Sunday in New York and, yesterday, he participated of the meeting of the Interim Commission for the Recovery of Haiti.
Today, September 21, he participates of the ministerial meeting of the BRICs (Brazil, Russia, India and China), of the ceremony that establishes diplomatic relations with Kiribati, and has bilateral meetings with the Ministers of Foreign Business of Italy, Australia, South Africa and Georgia, besides a meeting with the Secretary-General of the Arab League, in which he will treat of the Iran and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
On Tuesday, there is still predicted a ministerial meeting of the Union of the South American Nations (UNASUR) and a dinner with the representatives of the Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP).
On September 22, Wednesday, Celso Amorim gives the lecture “Global Health and Foreign Politics” in the Hotel Waldorf Astoria, at 8:00, and after this he meets with the Ministers of Foreign Business of Japan, Serbia and Belarus.
Before the lunch, he has meeting with Bill Gates in the mission of Brazil in the UN.
In the afternoon, he participates of the ministerial meeting ‘Brazil, India, South Africa, Indonesia and Palestine’.
On September 23, Thursday, we will make the speech of opening of the 65th Annual Assembly of the UNO and meets with the Ministers of Foreign Business of the United Arab Emirates and of Sierra Leone.
Still on Thursday, Celso Amorim has lunch with the Secretary-General of the UNO, Ban Ki-Moon.
At 15:00, he participate of the summit of the Security Council – “Ensuring the SC’s effective role in maintaining international peace and security”.
The day ends with meetings with the Ministers of Foreign Business of Vietnam and of Germany.
On September 24, Friday, the chancellor has exclusive meeting with the Secretary-General and participates: of meetings of High Level about the Conference of the Disarmament; of the Alliance of the Civilizations; of ministerial meeting of High Level of the ASPA Summit about the Sudan, convened by the Secretary-General; of ministerial meeting of the G4; and of lunch with the Ibero-American representatives.
On day 25, Saturday, Celso Amorim participates of the ministerial meeting of the IBSA Dialogue Forum.
On Monday, 27, he has meeting with the president of the Surinam and participates of the ministerial meeting of the Security Council about Counter-Terrorism.
He has also a meeting with the Secretary of Foreign Affairs of the United Kingdom and with the Ministers of Foreign Business of Indonesia, Egypt, Turkey and Democratic Republic of the Congo.
On September 28, Tuesday, Amorim meets with the Ministers of Foreign Business of the Ukraine, Jordan, Iran, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka, and finishes the day in American Jewish Committee.
On Wednesday, September 29, he meets with the Minister of Foreign Business of Morocco and with the president of the Annual Assembly of the UNO.