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At UN Security Council, UAE reaffirms commitment to protecting children in armed conflict

Monday, 09 July 2018

NEW YORK – The UAE reaffirmed its deep commitment to protecting children in armed conflict, both by providing humanitarian aid and ensuring their long-term wellbeing. H.E. Lana Nusseibeh, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the UAE to the UN delivered the UAE statement at a United Nations Security Council Open Debate on Children and Armed Conflict chaired by H.E. Stefan Löfven, Prime Minister of Sweden.

UAE calls for stronger, strategic partnerships to counter terrorist narratives online

Saturday, 30 June 2018

NEW YORK - The UAE called for stronger, strategic multilateral partnerships to counter terrorist narratives around theworld at the UN High-Level Conference of Heads of Counter-Terrorism Agencies of Member States. H.E. Salem AlZaabi, Head of the National Counter-Terrorism Committee of the UAE and Head of the UAE delegation to the Conference, delivered the statement, underlining the serious challenges posed by cross-border terrorism today.

UAE Calls for Zero Tolerance Policy Towards Terrorism to Restore Stability in the Middle East

Tuesday, 26 June 2018

NEW YORK - The UAE called for a zero-tolerance policy towards terrorism in all its forms including those who commit and support terrorism and reiterated its commitment to working with its regional and international partners to confront extremism and terrorism in order to restore stability in the Arab region at the UN General Assembly.

UAE Calls for Restoring the Deficit of Trust in the Middle East

Monday, 25 June 2018

NEW YORK – “Diplomacy will always be key to solving the region’s crises, so we must renew our efforts to see it strengthened,” stated H.E. Lana Nusseibeh, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the UAE to the United Nations, at a critical UN Security Council debate on the situation in the Middle East and North Africa chaired by the Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation, H.E. Sergey Vershinin.

Arab Coalition Will Protect and Preserve Hodeidah Port and Humanitarian Infrastructure in Yemen, Confirms Ambassador Nusseibeh

Thursday, 21 June 2018

NEW YORK – “We are absolutely committed to maintaining and accelerating humanitarian progress on the ground,” said H.E. Lana Nusseibeh, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the UAE to the UN, at a briefing to media at the Permanent Mission of Saudi Arabia to the UN on the humanitarian situation in Yemen hosted by H.E.

UN recognizes the UAE & Saudi Arabia for their contributions to humanitarian response in Yemen

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

NEW YORK - Today the United Nations released statistics on the significant progress made in addressing humanitarian need in Yemen because of the contributions of the United Arab Emirates and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, in cooperation with over 150 implementing partners.

UAE Ambassador to United Nations outlines five-step humanitarian surge plan for Hodeida

Friday, 15 June 2018

NEW YORK – H.E. Lana Nusseibeh, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the UAE to the United Nations in New York, convened a briefing with a number of UN-based correspondents on the military and humanitarian campaign to liberate Hodeida, conducted at the request of the legitimate Government of Yemen by the joint Yemeni Resistance forces with support of the UAE armed forces operating as part of the Saudi-led Arab Coalition to support Legitimacy in Yemen. 

UAE Diplomat Elected as Vice-Chair for 73rd Session of the UN General Assembly

Tuesday, 05 June 2018

NEW YORK - The United Nations General Assembly unanimously elected Ms. Hessa Al Ateibi, Third Secretary of the Permanent Mission of the UAE to the UN in New York, as Vice-Chair of the Economic and Financial Committee during the 73rd session of the General Assembly.