March 28, 2015

Security Council Open Debate on “The situation in the Middle East”

Statement delivered by the Government Spokesman, Mr. Nikos Christodoulides

The victims of attacks and abuses on ethnic or religious ground in the Middle East

Mr. President,

At the outset, I wish to congratulate France for its timely initiative to organize this open debate focusing on the open wound of “attacks and abuses on ethnic or religious ground in the Middle East.” Cyprus aligns itself with the statement delivered by the European Union, and would like to add the following from a national angle.

Around a century ago, poet Constantine Cavafy, who lived in Alexandria Egypt, in his poem “Going Back Home for Greece” wrote of:

“Our seas, the waters of Cyprus, Syria, and Egypt, the beloved waters of our home countries”

And went on to say that

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Statement delivered by the Permanent Representative Ambassador Nicholas Emiliou

United Nations, March 13, 2015

Madam Chair,

My delegation aligns itself with the statement made by the European Union and would like to make some remarks in its national capacity. [Read more…]

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Scholarships to the Cypriots residing overseas

The University of Cyprus MBA Program will offer sixe scholarship to Cypriots residing overseas who will be admitted to the Program in September 2015.  [Read more….]

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Nemitsas

6th NEMITSAS Prize 2015

Nemitsas Foundation announces that the NEMITSAS Prize 2015 will be awarded in VISUAL ARTS. Applications or Nominations will be accepted from 1st April, 2015 through 30th April, 2015.

The Prize consists of:

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Internship opportunities at the Permanent Mission of Cyprus to the UN, New York  [Read more…]