·After the September postponement of the Summit
on Children due to security constraints in New York, it
was rescheduled for May 8-10, 2002.
·Confusion about whether to hold the FAO summit
in Rome or elsewhere was settled when the summit was postponed,
also until next year. Will it remain in Rome? More arguments
are expected as the rescheduled event approaches.
·The numerous friends of Ismet Kittani, former General
Assembly President, Iraqi Permanent Representative and international
civil servant who worked with five different Secretary Generals,
will have an occasion to remember him on November 27 at