November 25, 2017

Archives for June 2016

Humanitarian Affairs Segment of ECOSOC

Statement by Deputy Permanent Representative, Mr. Menelaos Menelaou

United Nations, 29 June 2016

Thank you Mr. Chair.

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 Ms. Monica Pachoumi, Rights of Persons with Disabilities, 15 June 2016

9th Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, “Implementing the Agenda 2030 for all persons with disabilities: Leaving no one behind”

United Nations, 15 June 2016

Thank you Mr. President.

Cyprus aligns itself with the statement of the European Union.

Cyprus has made significant progress since ratifying the CRPD in 2011 and continues to do so.  [Read more…]

Statement by the Minister for Foreign Affairs Mr. Ioannis Kasoulides on HIV/AIDS – 9 June 2016

High-level meeting of the UN General Assembly on HIV/AIDS – New York, 8-10 June 2016ΚΑΣΟΥΛΙΔΗΣ -HIVAIDS

Mr. President,

This high level meeting comes at a very opportune moment in our global response to effectively and definitively tackle the AIDS epidemic that for decades has claimed, and still claiming, so many lives. Over the past 35 years, the pandemic of HIV/AIDS has left no corner of the world untouched [Read more…]