November 23, 2017

Statement by Permanent Representative Kornelios Korneliou – Security Council – Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict

Open Debate Under the Theme “Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict, Including Healthcare in Conflict”amb-security-counil-2

Security Council, 25 May 2017

Mr President,

At the outset, allow me to commend you for organizing this open debate on the always pertinent issue of the “Protection of civilians in armed conflict, including healthcare in conflict”. Cyprus subscribes to the statement delivered by the European Union and would like to add the following in its national capacity. [Read more…]

Informal Consultative Process on Oceans and the Law of the Sea, 15-19 May 2017

18th Meeting of the UN Open-ended Informal Consultative Process on Oceans and the Law of the Sea – The Effects of Climate Change on Oceans

The Permanent Representative of Cyprus, H.E. Ambassador Kornelios Korneliou and the Permanent Representative of Peru to the UN, H.E. Ambassador Gustavo Meza-Cuadra opened on 15th of May, the 18th meeting of the UN Informal Consultative Process on Oceans and the Law of the Sea. The meeting will take place from 15-19 May 2017 at the UN Headquarters in New York, under the theme “The Effects of Climate Change on Oceans.” [Read more…]


 Press Briefing by the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General Stéphane Dujarricdujjaric

I wanted to say a few words about a friend and colleague who, as you may know, passed away on Thursday after a battle with lung cancer.

For almost 30 years, Maria Zoupaniotis was the press counsellor at the Mission of the Republic of Cyprus.  I think, if we kept track of these things, she would have been the dean of the spokespeople at the Missions. [Read more…]

Απεβίωσε η Μαρία Ζουπανιώτη

Με αισθήματα βαθύτατης θλίψης ανακοινώνουμε  το θάνατο της συναδέλφου και φίλης Μαρίας Ζουπανιώτη, Διευθύντριας του Γραφείου Τύπου και Συμβούλου στη Μόνιμη Αντιπροσωπεία της Κύπρου στον ΟΗΕ, η οποία άφησε την τελευταία της πνοή χθες 13 Απριλίου 2017 στο νοσοκομείο Mercy Medical Center στο Long  Island της Νέας Υόρκης ύστερα από μία σύντομη άνιση μάχη με τον καρκίνο. [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…]

Letter dated 6 October 2014 from the Chargé d’ affaires a.i. of the Permanent Mission of Cyprus to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General (A/69/425-S/2014/723)


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Statement by the President of the Republic

February 11, 2014

The President of the Republic, Mr Nicos Anastasiades, made today the following statement to reporters at the Presidential Palace, after the meeting he had earlier with the leader of the Turkish Cypriot community, Mr Dervish Eroglu, [Read more…]

Joint Declaration of the two leaders on the relaunching of the talks on the Cyprus problem

Eroglu & Anastasiades[1]February 11, 2014

The two leaders had their first meeting today under the auspices of the UN Secretary General’s Good Offices mission. The meeting was held in a friendly and cordial atmosphere and the two leaders have agreed to the following: [Read more…]

Statement by the Senior Deputy Permanent Representative of Jordan to the United Nations, Mr. Mahmoud Daifallah Mahmoud Hmoud, on his capacity as President of the Security Council on Cyprus, 22 January 2014

“During consultations today the Security Council heard briefings from the Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Cyprus Mr. Lisa Buttenheim and the Special Advisor of the Secretary-General Mr. Alexander Downer. [Read more…]

Letter dated 18 July 2013 from the Permanent Representative of Cyprus to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General (A/67/940-S/2013/435)

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