United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 74)
September 17 - September 30
74th Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 74)
September 17 – 30, 2019
New York, NY
The 74th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 74) will open on September 17, 2019. The first day of the high-level General Debate will be September 24, 2019.
During the week of the debate, several other high-level events also will convene (as of November 27, 2018):
- September 23: UN Secretary-General will convene a Climate Summit and the UNGA will hold a one-day high-level meeting on Universal Health Coverage (UHC);
- September 24: following the opening of the 74th General Debate, the UNGA will convene a meeting of the UN High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF), which will take place on the afternoon of September 24 and all day on September 25.
- September 26: the UNGA will hold a high-level dialogue on financing for development (FfD), as well as a high-level meeting on the elimination of nuclear weapons.
- September 27: the UNGA will hold the high-level meeting to review progress made in addressing the priorities of small island developing States (SIDS) through the implementation of the SIDS Accelerated Modalities of Action (SAMOA) Pathway.