July 31, 2015

Commission on the Status of Women 59th Session

Panel Discussion on “Women and Diaspora: From Past to Post-2015″

Monday, March 9, 2015  

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Scholarships to Cypriots residing overseas

The University of Cyprus MBA Program will offer 6 (six) scholarships to Cypriots residing overseas who will be admitted to the Program in September 2015. Tuition fees are currently 10,250 Euros. The scholarships offered to Cypriot citizens living abroad are:

Cyprus Film Days

Call for Entries for the 13th CYPRUS FILM DAYS –International Film Festival 2015

The Cyprus Ministry of Education and Culture and the Rialto Theatre announce that the Call for Entries for the 13th CYPRUS FILM DAYS –International Film Festival 2015, is now open. The festival, which is being held for the 13th time this year, will host for the 5th consecutive year a separate international competition section entitled “Glocal Images”, in which filmmakers from around the globe and Cyprus are invited to submit their fiction films.

Interested parties can submit an entry form by Friday, the 13th of February 2015        Read for more information…

European Parliament condemned Turkey’s provocative actions within Cyprus’ EEC (2014/2921 (RSP))

13 November 2014

The European Parliament,

– having regard to its resolution of 12 March 2014 on the 2013 progress report on Turkey ,

– having regard to the General Affairs Council conclusions of 17 December 2013, [Read more…]

Egypt – Greece – Cyprus Trilateral Summit Cairo Declaration

 Sunday, 9 November 2014

We, Abdel-Fattah El Sisi, the President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, Nikos Anastasiades, the President of the Republic of Cyprus, and Antonis Samaras, the Prime Minister of the Hellenic Republic, cognizant of the immense challenges to the stability, security and prosperity of the Eastern Mediterranean and of the need for a concerted and collective response, have met in Cairo, Egypt, on November 8th, 2014, to effectively tackle these challenges to nurture our tripartite cooperation ever stronger  for the years to come, building on the significant progress achieved so far.  [Read more…]

Article by the Foreign Minister, Mr. Ioannis Kasoulides, New York, 17 July 2014

International Criminal Justice Day: Why Cyprus is joining the celebrations

17 July 1998 saw the adoption of the “Rome Statute”, the treaty on the basis of which the International Criminal Court (ICC) came into existence. [Read more…]

Address by the Government Spokesman, Mr. Nikos Christodoulides, at Queens College, City University of New York, May 28, 2014

 Restoring Icaru’s Wings: A New Mythology For Cyprus

Distinguished Guests,

Ladies and Gentlemen,

Dear Friends,

I am truly honoured to be here tonight.

I would like first of all to thank Christos Ioannides, the Director of the Centre for Byzantine [Read more…]

United Nations Careers – Young Professionals Programme 2014

The United Nations is looking for highly qualified candidates who are ready to launch a professional career as an international civil servant. The young professionals programme (YPP) is a recruitment initiative that brings new talent to the United Nations through an annual entrance examination. [Read more…]

Justice for Syria: 58 states call on Security Council to adopt French resolution referring Syria to the International Criminal Court, 19 May, 2014

The 58 states listed below condemn the widespread violations of human rights and international humanitarian law committed on a daily basis in a pervasive climate of impunity by the Syrian authorities and pro-government militias as well as by non-State armed groups. [Read more…]

Statement by Chair of UN Host Country Committee, Ambassador Nicholas Emiliou of Cyprus

UN Headquarters

April 22, 2014

Good afternoon everyone and thank you for coming here. As you know we had the 266th meeting of the Committee on the Relations with the Host Country. [Read more…]