Palau’s Ambassador Ngedikes Olai Uludong and Denmark’s Ambassador Martin Hermann were appointed by United Nations General Assembly President Tijjani Muhammad-Bande to facilitate the 2020 United Nations Conference to Support Implementation of Sustainable Goal (SDG) 14 last week.
Both ambassadors have been tasked to “oversee the preparatory process and conclude the intergovernmental consultations on a brief, concise, action-oriented and inter governmentally agreed declaration” and to chair a two-day meeting in February of 2020.
“I have the pleasure to inform you that I have appointed H.E. Ms. Ngedikes Olai Uludong, Permanent Representative of Palau and H.E. Mr. Martin Hermann, Permanent Representative of Denmark to oversee the aforementioned process,” wrote UN General Assembly President Tijjani Muhammad-Bandi to all UN Permanent Representatives and Permanent Observers.