UAE Statement at the UN Security Council Meeting on Peacebuilding

Delivered by: Her Excellency Lana Nusseibeh, Ambassador and Permanent Representative Mr. President, I’d like to also commend Japan for focusing our attention on this timely topic, and I’d like to thank the DSG, Amina Mohammed, Ambassador Muhammad Abdul Muhith, as well as Diago Ndiaye for their informative and insightful briefings. Thirty-one years after the original

UAE Statement at the UN Security Council Meeting on the Rule of Law

His Excellency Ahmed Bin Ali Al Sayegh, Minister of State Mr. President, At the outset, we welcome your presence, Minister Hayashi, and your country’s decision to highlight this important topic for the first signature event of your Security Council presidency. I am grateful to the Secretary-General, Mr. António Guterres, for his valuable briefing and Judge

UAE Statement at the UN Security Council Meeting on Threats to international peace and security resulting from terrorist acts: The Global Approach to Countering Terrorism – Principles and Future Prospects

Delivered By: Her Excellency Noura Al Kaabi, Minister of Culture and Youth UNOFFICIAL TRANSLATION Check against delivery. Mr. President, At the outset, I would like to join my colleagues in expressing our sincere condolences to Your Excellency, Simon Coveney, and to the family of the Irish Peacekeeper who was killed today in a callous attack

UAE Statement at the UN Security Council Meeting on the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals

Delivered By: Saod Al Mazrouei, Alternate Political Coordinator UNOFFICIAL TRANSLATION Check against delivery. Mr. President, The UAE would like to congratulate Judge Graciela Gatti Santana for assuming the presidency of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals.  In addition to her qualifications and experience that qualify her for this position, we believe that her appointment

UAE Explanation of Vote at the UN Security Council Meeting on General Issues Relating to Sanctions

Delivered by: His Excellency Ambassador Mohamed Abushahab, Deputy Permanent Representative and Chargé d’Affaires, a.i. Madame President, The United Arab Emirates joined the Security Council with a commitment to support humanitarian efforts. During the past eleven months, we have worked in support of humanitarian exemptions to several sanctions regimes. The UAE is therefore pleased that today’s

UAE Statement at the Global Humanitarian Policy Forum Side Event on Extreme Heat

Delivered by: His Excellency Ambassador Mohamed Abushahab, Deputy Permanent Representative and Chargé d’Affaires, a.i. Thank you very much, and many thanks to our co-hosts today, the Permanent Mission of Germany, International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, and the Red Cross Red Crescent Climate

UAE Statement at the International Ministerial Conference on Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict Initiative

Delivered By: Her Excellency Lana Nusseibeh, Ambassador and Permanent Representative Good morning, I would like to thank the United Kingdom for hosting this important conference and commend its leadership, and particularly that of Lord Ahmad, in preventing sexual violence in conflict. The last two days have been an important opportunity to take stock of the

UAE Explanation of Vote at the UN Security Council Meeting on the 1540 Committee

Delivered by: His Excellency Ambassador Mohamed Abushahab, Deputy Permanent Representative Mr. President, At the outset, I’d like to offer the sincere condolences of the United Arab Emirates to the People’s Republic of China regarding the passing of former President Jiang Zemin. His tenure will be remembered for China’s economic prosperity and stability. China, under his