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President of the General Assembly honoring Permanent Representatives to the UN

United Nations, 4 September 2018honoring-amb-korneliou

The President of the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, Mr. Miroslav Lajčák, hosted a reception on Tuesday, September 4th, honoring the Permanent Representatives at the United Nations who co-facilitated or co-chaired various groups during this session of the General Assembly. [Read more…]

The Permanent Missions of Cyprus and Italy, founded the “Group of Friends for the Mediterranean Diet”


New York, 28 June 2018meddiet-1-3-1

In 2013, UNESCO added the Mediterranean diet to the list of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, as it “involves a set of skills, knowledge, rituals, symbols and traditions concerning crops, harvesting, fishing, animal husbandry, conservation, [Read more…]

Cultural Festival China-Cyprus

New York, 18 April 2018

It was held on Wednesday (18.4.18) with great success at the Asian Cultural Center in New York, the China-Cyprus Cultural Festival, where the exhibition of Cypriot stamps was presented. The event was held under the auspices of the Consulate General of Cyprus in New York and the Asian Cultural Center in the United States. [Read more…]

Lecture on the “Cultural Diplomacy from the Trenches: An Archaeologists View

yeronisos-1United Nations, 30 January 2018

The Women’s International Forum (WIF) in collaboration with the Permanent Mission of Costa Rica to the United Nations organised today, January 30, a lecture with the Archaeologist and Professor Joan Breton Connelly on the “Cultural Diplomacy from the Trenches: An Archaeologist’s View.” The lecture was well attended by Permanent Representatives of UN Member States, different delegations and WIF members.  [Read more…]