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UN Secretary-General meeting with Syrian students

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Ban Ki-moon, Jorge Sampaio and Syrian Students pose for a photo group Ban Ki-moon, Jorge Sampaio and Syrian Students pose for a photo group UN

12 May 2016 | Lisbon (Portugal)

 

 

"Expertise, skills, knowledge gained in Portugal will help rebuild your own country", UNSG told to Syrian students.

 

As part of his visit to Lisbon (Portugal), United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon met with a group of Syrian students supported by the Global Platform for Syrian Students, commending them for their strengh and resilience.

 

During the meeting, the Secretary-General thanked the Chairman of the Global Platform for Syrian Students, Former President of Portugal Jorge Sampaio, for his leadership and long-time commitment to "build bridges of understanding and inclusion among communities around the world". 

  

For detailed information, read UNSG statment and the news published.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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  • Source: Global Platform for Syrian Students, United Nations
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