The first meeting of the 43rd session of the Committee on Information of the United Nations

Reference Number:  , Press Release Issue Date: Apr 27, 2021
 

The first meeting of the 43rd session of the Committee on Information of the United Nations was held this morning. During this opening session, the Committee held the elections for its new Bureau in which Darren Camilleri, Political Coordinator at the Permanent Mission of Malta to the United Nations in New York, was elected Vice-Chair and Rapporteur of the Committee for the next two years. Mr Camilleri is currently also serving as the Vice-Chair of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee).

 

The Committee on Information is a subsidiary body of the General Assembly, established by the General Assembly to deal with questions relating to public information. It is responsible for overseeing the work of the Department of Global Communications and for providing it with guidance on policies, programmes and activities of the Department.

 

Maltese diplomats at the Permanent Mission in New York remain committed and determined to contribute to the UN and the multilateral system.


Darren Camilleri, Political Coordinator at the Permanent Mission of Malta to the UN in New York with country flags


Political Coordinator Darren Camilleri during the Committee on Information of the United Nations