October 20, 2017

Statement delivered by the Permanent Representative Amb. Kornelios Korneliou

kornelios1High-Level SDG Action Event-Climate Change and the Sustainable Development Agenda

UN Headquarters, 23 March 2017

Mr. President,

Cyprus aligns itself with the statement of the European Union and would like to add some remarks in its national capacity.

The consequences of climate change on our planet are well known. It is crucial that our actions be well informed and based on [Read more…]

Εκδήλωση προς τιμή της Πρώτης Κυρίας από το Cyprus Children’s Fund

Εκδήλωση προς τιμή της Πρώτης Κυρίας της Κύπρου από το Ταμείου Βοήθειας των Παιδιών της Κύπρου – 5 Μαρτίου 2017

Το Ταμείο Βοήθειας Παιδιών της Κύπρου, τίμησε χθες το βράδι στο Loeb Boathouse, στο Central Park στη Νέα Υόρκη, με το «Βραβείο Ανθρωπισμού και Φιλανθρωπίας» την επίτιμη Πρόεδρο του Ταμείου κα Άντρη Αναστασιάδη, [Read more…]

Promoting and strengthening the international legal framework for the protection of cultural heritage

A special event on Promoting and strengthening the international legal framework for the protection of cultural heritage took place on Tuesday, 28 February 2017, at the UN Headquarters, co-organized by the Missions of Cyprus and Italy to the UN and by the International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT). [Read more…]

Vacancy – Driver

VACANCY

The Permanent Mission of the Republic of Cyprus to the United Nations in New York, (13 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016), is currently accepting applications for the position of a Driver/Clerk, on a full-time basis with the terms and provisions of local staff.

Applicants may submit their applications electronically to vacancy@cyprusun.org. The application deadline is February 24, 2017.

Qualifications required:

  • High-school diploma
  • Driver’s license
  • Work permit
  • Clean criminal record
  • Good character and integrity

Previous experience in a relevant position and knowledge of the Greek language will be considered an advantage.

ΑΓΓΕΛΙΑ ΘΕΣΗ ΕΡΓΑΣΙΑΣ

Η Μόνιμη Αντιπροσωπεία της Κυπριακής Δημοκρατίας στα Ηνωμένα Έθνη, Νέα Υόρκη (13 East 40th Street, New York, NY 10016), δέχεται αιτήσεις για πλήρωση μιας (1) θέσης Οδηγού/Κλητήρα με τους όρους του Επιτόπιου Προσωπικού για πλήρη απασχόληση.  Οι ενδιαφερόμενοι μπορούν να υποβάλουν αίτηση με ηλεκτρονικό ταχυδρομείο στην διεύθυνση vacancy@cyprusun.org μέχρι και τις 24 Φεβρουαρίου 2017. Απαιτούμενα προσόντα: Απολυτήριο Aναγνωρισμένης Σχολής Μέσης Εκπαίδευσης, Άδεια Οδήγησης, Άδεια Εργοδότησης, Λευκό Ποινικό Μητρώο, Ακεραιότητα Χαρακτήρα και Υπευθυνότητα.  Προηγούμενη πείρα σχετική με τα καθήκοντα της θέσης και γνώση της Ελληνικής γλώσσας θα θεωρηθούν πλεονέκτημα.

Ambassador Kornelios KORNELIOU

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EDUCATION

1984 – 1989 : MA in Political Science, Philosophy and American Culture History at the Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany

Thesis on: “Membership of Greece in the European Economic Community and its consequences on its foreign and internal policies”

 

CAREER

2011 – 2017: Ambassador, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Cyprus to the European Union

2010 – 2011: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Cyprus to France, Permanent Delegate to the Unesco

2008 – 2010: Director of the Diplomatic Office of the Minister of Foreign Affairs

2005-2008: Ambassador of the Republic of Cyprus to Austria. Permanent Representative to OSCE, IAEA, UNIDO, CTBT and the UN Office in Vienna. Parallel accreditation to Slovenia, Croatia, Slovakia and Liechtenstein.

2000-2005: Deputy Permanent Representative of Cyprus to the European Union, Brussels

1998-2000: Director of the Office of the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Cyprus

1995-1997: Permanent Mission of the Republic of Cyprus to the United Nations, New York

1990-1995: Embassy of Cyprus in Bonn, Germany

1989-1990: Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Cyprus

 

DECORATIONS

“Cross of Merit, First Class”, of the Federal Republic of Germany (1995)

“The Golden Order for Services” of the Republic of Slovenia (2006)

“Grand Decoration of Honour in Silver with Sash” for Services to the Republic of Austria (2007)

“REDOM KNEZA BRANIMIRA S OGRLICOM” of the Republic of Croatia (2008)

Honorary Doctor of European University of Republic of Serbia (2008)

« EQVITEM COMMENDATOREM ORDINIS SANCTI GREGORII MAGNI, Holy Seat (2010)

 

Αποχαιρετιστήρια συνάντηση Μονίμου Αντιπροσώπου με Γενικό-Γραμματέα ΟΗΕ

1 Φεβρουαρίου 2017

Secretary General meeting with H.E. Mr. Nicholas Emiliou (PR, REPUBLIC OF CYPRUS).

Secretary General meeting with H.E. Mr. Nicholas Emiliou (PR, REPUBLIC OF CYPRUS).

Ενόψει της επικείμενης αναχώρησης του από τη Νέα Υόρκη, ο Μόνιμος Αντιπρόσωπος της Κύπρου Πρέσβης Νικόλας Αιμιλίου, είχε σήμερα το απόγευμα στην έδρα των Ηνωμένων Εθνών, αποχαιρετιστήρια συνάντηση με το Γενικό-Γραμματέα του Διεθνούς Οργανισμού κ. António Guterres. Ο κ. Αιμιλίου αναλαμβάνει αυτό το μήνα νέα καθήκοντα ως Μόνιμος Αντιπρόσωπος της Κυπριακής Δημοκρατίας στην Ευρωπαϊκή Ένωση, στις Βρυξέλλες. [Read more…]

Statement by Amb. Nicholas Emiliou – Water, Peace and Security

Security Council Open Debate on Water, Peace and Security

United Nations, 22 November 2016

Mr. President,

Cyprus aligns itself with the statement of the European Union and would like to add some remarks in its national capacity. [Read more…]

Statement by Deputy Permanent Representative Mr. Menelaos Menelaou – 3rd Committee – Protection of Human Rights

Item 68(b): Protection and Promotion of Human Rights – Human rights questions, including alternative approaches for improving the effective enjoyment of human rights and fundamental freedoms

United Nations, 31 October 2016

Statement by Mr. Menelaos Menelaou, Deputy Permanent Representative of Cyprus

Thank you Madame Chairperson.

As this is the first time my delegation takes the floor, allow me to extend our congratulations to you and the members of the bureau. My delegation subscribes to the statement delivered by the European Union and would like to add some remarks in its national capacity. [Read more…]

Statement by Amb. Nicholas Emiliou – Report of the International Court

Report of the International Criminal Court (1 August 2015 – 31 July 2016)

United Nations, 31 October 2016

At the outset we would like to express our warm appreciation to President Fernandez de Gurmendi for her comprehensive presentation of this report, covering the period from 1 August 2015 to 31 July 2016 (A/71/342). My delegation wishes to align itself with the statement delivered by the European Union and would like to deliver additional remarks in its national capacity, with a focus on the goal of universality of the Rome Statute. [Read more…]

Statement by Ms. Christina Hioureas – Report of the International Court of Justice

Agenda Item 70: Report of the International Court of Justice (1 August 2015 – 31 July 2016)

United Nations, 27 October 2016

Mr. President,

It is a particular honor and pleasure for the delegation of the Republic of Cyprus to address the General Assembly on its consideration of the Report of the International Court of Justice (A/71/4). We are grateful to President, Judge Ronny Abraham for his introduction of the report and for his insightful remarks on the work and functioning of the Court. [Read more…]