1 July 2014

  • A new seating arrangement will be designated annually as usual, as the first seat at the next General Assembly Session will be selected from a paper box, lottery style, by the Secretary General. Other member states will follow in alphanumeric orderl

  • A new General Assembly President, from Kenya, will be selecting a press Spokesperson.

  • The announcement of a new head of the U.N. Department of Public Informaton is expected as the current one will be returning to Vienna.