United Nations General Assembly

Related Asia Society events in 2019

Every year, Asia Society presents a series of special programs during the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) meetings in New York. These programs provide an opportunity for Asia Society's public audience to interact with global leaders in order to foster a better understanding of both the challenges and significant opportunities that characterize the continent.

Join us for high-profile discussions with top officials and global leaders, including United States special representative for Iran Brian Hook, Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan in a sold-out address (wait list and live stream available), Prime Minister of Thailand Prayut Chan-o-cha, India Minister of External Affairs Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, Philippines Secretary of Foreign Affairs Teodoro Locsin, Jr., among others.

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Current Affairs
National Security Advisor Hamdullah Mohib describes how the country has changed since the U.S.-led coalition overthrew the Taliban in 2001.
Current Affairs
Mohib also discusses his country's economic and security situation with Josette Sheeran and then takes audience questions.
Current Affairs
The prime minister spoke at length about Pakistan's relationship with India during his appearance at Asia Society.
Current Affairs
Khan delivers a speech before engaging in conversation with Asia Society President and CEO Josette Sheeran.
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The prime minister sat for a conversation with Tom Nagorski.
Policy
In a conversation with Kevin Rudd, Subrahmanyam Jaishankar also discussed India's recent policy shift toward Kashmir.
Current Affairs
The foreign minister spoke with Asia Society Policy Institute President Kevin Rudd about the Philippines, and its relations with China and the U.S.
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Hook lays out his case for other nations to join the U.S. in pressuring Iran.
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In response to questions, U.S. Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook discusses the Iranian economy and defends sanctions.

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