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General Assembly - Informal Meeting on the situation of human rights in Syria
General Assembly - Informal Meeting on the situation of human rights in Syria03/02/2021

Statement delivered by Ambassador Stefano Stefanile, Deputy Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations, at the Informal Meeting of the plenary to hear a briefing on the situation of human rights in Syria. ---   Thank you Mr. President. We welcome this opportunity to further discuss the situation of h...

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Briefing on Education for Sustainable Development
Briefing on "Education for Sustainable Development"02/26/2021

Statement delivered by Ambassador Stefano Stefanile, Deputy Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations, at the Group of Friends for Education and Lifelong Learning Briefing on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD). ---   First of all, let me say that we appreciate this briefing very much, the ...

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General Assembly- Informal meeting to hear a briefing by the Special Envoy on Myanmar
General Assembly- Informal meeting to hear a briefing by the Special Envoy on Myanmar02/26/2021

Statement delivered by Italy at the informal meeting of the General Assembly to hear a briefing by the Special Envoy on Myanmar. ---   Madame President, Italy fully aligns itself with the statement of the EU delegation. I thank the Special Envoy of the Secretary General for an excellent and comprehensive briefing...

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General Assembly - Informal Meeting to hear the briefing by the Secretary General on the “Call to Action for Human Rights
General Assembly - Informal Meeting to hear the briefing by the Secretary General on the “Call to Action for Human Rights"02/24/2021

Statement by the Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations, Ambassador Mariangela Zappia, at the informal meeting of the plenary to hear the briefing by the Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, on the “Call to Action for Human Rights".---   Thank you very much Mr. President of the General Asse...

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General Assembly - Plenary Meeting on the situation in the temporarily occupied territories of Ukraine
General Assembly - Plenary Meeting on the situation in the temporarily occupied territories of Ukraine02/23/2021

Statement delivered by Ambassador Stefano Stefanile, Deputy Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations, at the General Assembly plenary meeting on the situation in the temporarily occupied territories of Ukraine ---   Mr. President, Italy aligns itself with the statement delivered by the European Union. W...

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Security Council – Open debate on Climate and Security
Security Council – Open debate on Climate and Security02/23/2021

Statement delivered by Federal Foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas on behalf of the Group of Friends on Climate and Security of which Italy is a member.   Mr. President,Secretary General,Members of the Security Council,Distinguished briefers,Ladies and gentlemen, It is my honour to address the Council on behal...

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Commission for Social Development - Meeting of the 59th Session
Commission for Social Development - Meeting of the 59th Session02/16/2021

Statement delivered by Ambassador Mariangela Zappia, Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations, and the UN Youth Delegates Italy at the Meeting of the 59th Session of the Commission for Social Development on “Socially just transition towards sustainable development: the role of digital technologies on so...

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Call for Ideas and Award Competition - Active Young Citizens for Sustainable Development in CEI and AII Areas
Call for Ideas and Award Competition - "Active Young Citizens for Sustainable Development in CEI and AII Areas"02/08/2021

  On 1 February 2021, the competition - “Active Young Citizens for Sustainable Development in CEI and All Areas” was launched at the initiative and with the funding of the General Directorate for EU Countries of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, the CEI Central Europe Initia...

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Virtual Briefing on “preparations for COP26”
Virtual Briefing on “preparations for COP26”02/08/2021

Statement delivered by Ambassador Mariangela Zappia, Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations, at the virtual Briefing on " Preparations for COP26". ---   Thank you very much Barbara, Secretary General, friends. Italy is, together with its partners, working at full speed to ensure a solid, dynamic...

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Press Release - Italy welcomes the outcome of the vote in the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum
Press Release - Italy welcomes the outcome of the vote in the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum02/05/2021

Italy welcomes the outcome of the vote with which today, in Geneva, the 75 delegates of the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum (LPDF) appointed the President, the two Vice Presidents of the Presidential Council and the Prime Minister. We congratulate the candidates elected at the end of a process led by the Libyans, for the...

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Event for the Presentation of the “2020 UNODC Global Report on Trafficking in Persons”
Event for the Presentation of the “2020 UNODC Global Report on Trafficking in Persons”02/04/2021

Statement delivered by Ambassador Stefano Stefanile, Deputy Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations, at the Event for the presentation of the “2020 UNODC Global Report on Trafficking in Persons” ---   Thank you and well done to UNODC for organizing the launch of this Global Report also fr...

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#UNSCFORALL: What the Uniting for Consensus Group is working for
#UNSCFORALL: What the Uniting for Consensus Group is working for01/25/2021

As new and ever-evolving drivers of conflict and challenges threaten our peace and security, the United Nations is called to become more effective, inclusive and fit for purpose. A comprehensive reform of the Security Council, the UN body that holds the primary responsibility for the maintenance of international peace and...

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