Basseterre, St. Kitts, October 1, 2015 (SKNIS)–Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris will give his 9th address to the General Assembly of the United Nations (UN) in New York on Friday, October 2, 2015. The theme is “The United Nations at 70—a new commitment to action.”
The third prime minister of the federation is expected to address the august body around 9am on Friday. His address will be carried live on ZIZ TV and Radio.
The General Assembly is the main deliberative policymaking and representative organ of the UN.
The Prime Minister’s address comes amidst a hectic schedule in New York where he has participated in several events including a church service to celebrate the 32nd anniversary of St. Kitts and Nevis’ independence with the diasporic community; a reception hosted by President and Mrs. Obama; the Costa Rica-CARICOM Presidential Breakfast; and meetings with Team Unity leadership and nationals of St. Kitts and Nevis.