Rousseff Opens UN General Assembly: Daily

By Anna Fitzpatrick, Contributing Reporter

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - President Dilma Rousseff opened the sixty-sixth session of the UN General Assembly in New York – making her the first female in history to open the proceedings. Rousseff acknowledged this historical first in her speech. “I am certain this will be the century of women” she said.

Rousseff also touched on the delicate position of the global economic crisis, highlighting that the solution would be found with co-operation between . . .

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