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At the UN Security Council, The UAE Reaffirms its Support To Push the Middle East Peace Process Forward

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

NEW YORK - At the United Nations Security Council’s Quarterly Open Debate on the Situation in the Middle East, the United Arab Emirates reaffirmed its support for regional and international efforts to push the Middle East Peace Process forward. The UAE lauded the adoption of Security Council resolution 2334 (2016), and the signing of the intra-Palestinian agreement on 12 October 2017 in Cairo as positives steps. Further, the UAE strongly commended the efforts of the Arab Republic of Egypt in the reunification of the Palestinian People and in promoting stability in the region.

UAE reaffirms its commitment to promoting and protecting human rights at the UN

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

The UAE has expressed its unwavering commitment to promoting and protecting human rights within the domestic legal framework, stressing it's commitment to continue serving as a pioneering model for change in the region, as well as an active member of the international community.

UAE calls on UN member states to abide by international frameworks on disarmament and international security

Monday, 09 October 2017

NEW YORK -- The United Arab Emirates has reaffirmed its commitment to the international frameworks on disarmament and international security, which conform with International Atomic Energy Agency, IAEA, standards.

Standing with Coalition Partners, the UAE Shares Reservations About the Secretary-General’s Report on Children and Armed Conflict

Friday, 06 October 2017

New York – As a member of the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen, the Permanent Mission of the United Arab Emirates to the United Nations expresses its support for the position of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, as stated by Ambassador Abdullah Al-Muallami at a press conference at the United Nations today, and confirms its strong reservations about the content of the report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict.

UAE Pledges $100,000 to UN Fund to Combat Human Trafficking

Saturday, 30 September 2017

NEW YORK - In a statement delivered at the High-Level Meeting of the General Assembly on the Appraisal of the United Nations Global Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons on 28 September, the United Arab Emirates pledged $100,000 in financial support to the United Nations Voluntary Trust Fund for Victims of Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children.

UAE calls for zero tolerance for all those who support terrorism financing

Tuesday, 26 September 2017

The UAE has called for a zero-tolerance policy on all parties who fund and support terrorism and extremism.

This came during a speech delivered by H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, at the 72nd session of the UN General assembly in New York on Friday.

UAE to provide US$30 million financial support to United Nations

Tuesday, 26 September 2017

The UAE has announced its intention to make two financial donations to the United Nations; US$15 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East, UNRWA, to help in its basic programmes for Palestinian refugees, and another $15 million will be allocated to support UN Women over the next three years.