09/29/2017 Event

Australias Governor General Sir Peter Cosgrove in Austria

On 29 September 2017 His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd), Governor-General of Australia, met with His Excellency Alexander Van der Bellen, Federal President of the Republic of Austria, at Hofburg Palace for bilateral discussions. The Governor General also met with HE Ambassador Thomas Greminger, Secretary General of the Organisation for Cooperation and Security in Europe (OSCE) and Mr Yury Fedotov, Director-General of United Nations Office at Vienna (UNOV) and Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC). Governor-General Cosgrove also met with members of the Australian community in Austria, many of whom are working with key international organisations based in Vienna, including the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) or the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty Organisation (CTBTO).