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Official visits

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Namibia
5 April 2019
Pleased to meet with H.E. Hon. Stanley Mutumba Simataa, Minister of Information and Communication Technology of Namibia.
Africa
5 April 2019
Welcome African Ministers at ITU: ICT Ministers discussions develop into a common strategic framework and roadmap for digital Africa.
Egypt
25 March 2019
Mr Houlin Zhao was very pleased to meet with Mostafa Madbouly, Prime Minister of Egypt, to discuss information and communication technologies (ICTs) for development and preparations for the World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-19), to be held in Sharm el-Sheikh from 28 October to 22 November 2019.
UNESCO
4 March 2019
Mr Houlin Zhao was very pleased to meet with UNESCO Director General, Mrs Audrey Azoulay and discuss strengthening cooperation for promoting ICT for All.
Costa Rica
4 March 2019
Her Excellency Mrs Epsy Campbell Barr, First Vice-President of Costa Rica.
Islamic Republic of Iran
4 March 2019
Her Excellency Mrs Laya Joneidi, Vice President for Legal Affairs of the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Arab Republic of Egypt
27 February 2019
Mr Houlin Zhao was very pleased to meet with His Excellency Mr Sameh Shoukry, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Arab Republic of Egypt, meeting on 27 February 2019.
Republic of Kazakhstan
27 February 2019
Mr Houlin Zhao was very pleased to meet with His Excellency Mr Yerzhan Ashikbayev, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan, meeting on 27 February 2019.
China
27 February 2019
Mr Houlin Zhao was delighted to meet with Her Excellency Ms Haidi Zhang, Chair of the China Disabled Persons' Federation, on 27 February 2019.
Republic of San Marino
18 February 2019
Mr Zhao met with His Excellency Mr Marcello Beccari, Ambassador, Permanent Mission of the Republic of San Marino to the United Nations and other international organizations in Geneva on 18 February 2019.
Ethiopia
11 February 2019
On 11 February 2019, Mr Houlin Zhao invited Her Excellency Mrs Sahle-Work Zewde, President of Ethiopia, a former UN colleague, to join Girls in ICT Day and the EQUALS Global Partnership, a growing global network to bring women and girls to tech, and tech to women and girls.

Mali and Guinea
11 February 2019
Mr Houlin Zhao was very pleased to meet with His Excellency Mr Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, President of Mali, and His Excellency Mr Alpha Condé, President of Guinea at the Smart Africa Board Meeting on 11 February 2019.
Estonia
11 February 2019
Mr Houlin Zhao was very pleased to meet with Her Excellency Mrs Kersti Kaljulaid, President of Estonia, on 11 February 2019 to discuss ICT gender issues and e-government.