Sept 26, New York: Foreign Ministers of the Commonwealth nations will meet today to discuss among other things the preparations for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) to be held in Colombo this November.
The twelfth meeting of Commonwealth foreign affairs ministers will take place in New York today alongside the 68th Session of the United Nations General Assembly.
The meeting will be chaired by Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma.
The Commonwealth Foreign Affairs Ministers Meeting will also bring up to date on preparations CHOGM. Both the Secretary-General and the Foreign Minister of Sri Lanka will provide briefings on these preparations.
Commonwealth Secretary-General and the Sri Lanka's External Affairs Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris will brief the foreign ministers at the foreign ministers' meeting about the preparations being made for CHOGM.
Following the foreign ministers' meeting, members of the nine-member Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group (CMAG) will also meet in New York on Friday.