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UAE calls for global efforts to combat impunity for sexual violence during conflict

Monday, 16 April 2018

NEW YORK - At the United Nations’ Security Council, the UAE urged the international community to intensify efforts to combat impunity for sexual violence in conflict and reaffirmed its commitment to the UN’s ongoing efforts in addressing these heinous crimes.

UAE underlines the important role of women in sustainable development at the UN

Friday, 16 March 2018

NEW YORK - During the plenary meeting of the 62nd Session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women, the United Arab Emirates reiterated its commitment to achieving gender equality and empowering women, by strengthening its partnership with the Commission and meeting the objectives of the Session.

The UAE’s national statement was delivered by Sana Mohammed Suhail, Under-Secretary of the Ministry of Community Development, and the head of the UAE delegation to the annual session of the Commission.

Withdrawal from occupied Arab territories only way to resolve Palestinian Cause: UAE

Saturday, 27 January 2018

NEW YORK - The Arab Group at the United Nations has called on the international community not to recognise any unilateral actions that threaten a two-state solution, and to intensify all international and regional efforts aimed at achieving a just and lasting peace in the Middle East. This came at the UN Security Council Open Debate on the Situation in the Middle East, including the Question of Palestine.

UAE Mission to the UN and Consulate General in New York Celebrates UAE National Day

Friday, 01 December 2017

NEW YORK - H.E. Lana Nusseibeh, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the UAE to the United Nations, and H.E. Majid Al Suwaidi, Consul General of the UAE in New York, co-hosted a reception on the occasion of the 46th anniversary of the founding of the UAE.

UAE Ambassador to UN presents credentials as non-resident ambassador to Grenada

Tuesday, 28 November 2017

NEW YORK - Lana Nusseibeh, the UAE's Permanent Representative to the United Nations in New York, has submitted her credentials as Non-Resident Ambassador to Grenada to the country’s Governor-General, Dame Cecile La Grenade, at her residence in the Grenadian capital, St. George’s.

UAE calls for greater international cooperation to address root causes of human trafficking

Thursday, 23 November 2017

NEW YORK - The UAE called on the international community to address the root causes of trafficking in persons in conflict situations at the UN Security Council's open debate on trafficking in persons in conflict. In her statement, Mrs. Amiera Obaid AlHafeiti, Second Secretary at the Permanent Mission of the UAE to the UN, stressed that a strategy of prevention including sustainable and inclusive development for all was essential to address the root causes of trafficking in persons.