PRIME Minister Manasseh Sogavare has left the country to attend the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly on behalf of the government and people of the Solomon Islands.
The Prime Minister will be met on arrival by the Permanent Representative of the Permanent Mission of Solomon Islands to the United Nations, His Excellency Robert Sisilo.
During his time in New York, the Prime Minister will take part in the Opening Plenary of 72nd General Debate and will deliver his address to the General Assembly on Friday September 22, 2017.
The Prime Minister will also be attending receptions hosted by the Secretary General of the United Nations, António Guterres and US President Donald Trump respectively.
The Prime Minister is scheduled to speak at the United Nations General Assembly on Friday September 22, 2017.
The delegation to the 72nd United Nations General Assembly include the Prime Minister who is accompanied by Madam Sogavare, Permanent Representative of the Permanent Mission of Solomon Islands to the United Nations, HE Mr Robert Sisilo, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade (MFAET) Hon Milner Tozaka MP, Minister for Education and Human Resource (MPS) Hon John Dean Kuku MP, Minister for Culture and Tourism (MCT) Hon Bartholomew Parapolo, MP, and other senior government officials.