November 23, 2017

“Challenges and Opportunities for the Mediterranean Green Growth”

Speech by Ms Egly Pantelaki, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment at a Mediterranean Side Event at the Rio + 20 Conferene on Sustainable Development, June 19, 2012

Mr. Chairman,

First of all, I would like to congratulate the Mediterranean Information Office for Environment, Culture and Sustainable Development, UNEP/MAP, the European Commission, the Union for the Mediterranean, the Foundation Prince Albert II, as well as all the other co-organisers of this very important event, which gives us the opportunity to relate the themes of this Conference with the challenges of our region. [Read more…]

Statement by Ms Egly Pantelaki, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Envirornment at the UN Conference on Sustainable Development, Rio de Janeiro, 21 June 2012

Mr Chair,

Allow me first to congratulate and express our appreciation to the Government and people of Brazil for the organization of this Conference and their warm hospitality. I would also like to extend the appreciation of my country Cyprus, to the UN system and services as well as to all national civil servants and experts involved in the road to Rio, for steering the path through a minefield of uncertainties. [Read more…]

Statement by Ambassador Minas Hadjimichael Permanent Representative of the Republic of Cyprus to the Third Committee of the General Assembly on Human Rights

Thank you Mr Chairman

First of all, allow me to clarify that my delegation fully subscribes to the statement delivered earlier by the representative of the European Union. [Read more…]

Statement by H.E. Mr. Demetris Christofias President of the Republic of Cyprus at the 66th Session of the UN General Assembly

Mr. President,
I congratulate you on your election to the Presidency of the 66th Session of the General Assembly. I express to you the support of the Cypriot delegation and I wish you every success in fulfilling your duties. [Read more…]