71st UN General Assembly and Summit for Refugees and Migrants

Monday, 19.09.2016 – Friday, 23.09.2016

Conference Assembly

Flags at the UN headquarters.
Mid-September the UN General Assembly and the Summit for Refugees and Migrants begin in New York. ©

President of the Swiss Confederation Johann N. Schneider-Ammann and Federal Councillor Didier Burkhalter attend the UN General Assembly in New York. Before that event, Federal Councillor Simonetta Sommaruga had represent Switzerland at the Summit for Refugees and Migrants.

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3003 Bern

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Consular activities and Visa