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GENERAL CONFERENCE

Election of the 44th President of the United States of America Mr Barack Obama.

On the Election of the 44th President of the United States of America Mr Barack Obama, the President of the General Conference Dr George Anastssopoulos sent him a letter of congratulations and expressed the hope that his Presidency would further foster the existing co-operation between UNESCO and the United States of America.

In his reply of 2 February 2009, President Obama thanked the President of the General Conference and expressed his confidence that “his Government will work together in the spirit of peace and friendship to build a more secure world during the next four years.” He continued: “I look forward to working with you in that effort and in promoting good relations between the United States and UNESCO.”

  • 10-02-2009
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