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Event “Venice City solutions 2030:  Visualizing Agenda 2030 in the city
Event “Venice City solutions 2030: Visualizing Agenda 2030 in the city"11/27/2020

    Statement delivered by Ambassador Mariangela Zappia, Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations, at the Event “Venice City solutions 2030: Visualizing Agenda 2030 in the city”      

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25 November: International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
25 November: International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women11/25/2020

Italy rejects any form of discrimination and violence against women and girls, and reiterates its commitment against this unacceptable phenomenon, which is also a serious impediment to attaining gender equality and effective enjoyment of women’s rights. Since this is a priority action in Italy foreign policy, the For...

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Security Council - Meeting in Arria Formula
Security Council - Meeting in Arria Formula 11/24/2020

Statement delivered by Ambassador Stefano Stefanile, Deputy Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations, at the Security Council Meeting in Arria Formula in commemoration of the 25-year Anniversary of the General Framework Agreement for Peace in Bosnia and Herzegovina --- Thank you Chair, and let me s...

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Virtual Regional Meeting for MED 2020 on “Navigating Troubled Waters: Muiltilateralism as Response to Crises in the Mediterranean”.
Virtual Regional Meeting for MED 2020 on “Navigating Troubled Waters: Muiltilateralism as Response to Crises in the Mediterranean”.11/19/2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit the MENA region especially hard, exacerbating the political and institutional weaknesses of fragile States and disproportionately affecting the lives of those already vulnerable due to protracted conflicts and deepening humanitarian crises. The United Nations (UN) recognizes the need for...

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General Assembly - Third Committee Meeting
General Assembly - Third Committee Meeting11/18/2020

Statement by the Permanent Representative of Italy to the UN, Ambassador Mariangela Zappia, at the meeting of Third Committee on the adoption of the draft resolution “Strengthening the United Nations Programme on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, in particular its technical cooperation capacity”. --- Madam C...

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High-level online Event on the role of the United Nations in combating antisemitism
High-level online Event on the role of the United Nations in combating antisemitism11/17/2020

Pledge by Ambassador Mariangela Zappia, Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations, to encourage the UN to better address the fight against antisemitism delivered during the High-level online event on the role of the United Nations in combating antisemitism, organized by the World Jewish Congress.--- I am...

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General Assembly - Third Committee Meeting
General Assembly - Third Committee Meeting11/17/2020

Statement by the Permanent Representative of Italy to the UN, Ambassador Mariangela Zappia, at the meeting of Third Committee on the adoption of the draft resolution “Strengthening the United Nations Programme on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, in particular its technical cooperation capacity”. --- &...

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General Assembly - Plenary Meeting on Question of equitable representation on and increase in the membership of the Security Council and other matters related to the Security Council
General Assembly - Plenary Meeting on "Question of equitable representation on and increase in the membership of the Security Council and other matters related to the Security Council"11/16/2020

Statement delivered by Ambassador Mariangela Zappia, Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations, on behalf of the Uniting for Consensus Group at the General Assembly Plenary Meeting on "Question of equitable representation on and increase in the membership of the Security Council and other matters related to...

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Conferenza Giving Hopes to Girl Children in Armed Conflict
Conferenza "Giving Hopes to Girl Children in Armed Conflict"11/13/2020

Si terrà lunedì 16 novembre in formato virtuale la Conferenza Internazionale "Giving Hopes to Girl Children in Armed Conflict: a Joint Commitment of the Academic System”, organizzata dall’Università di Perugia, in partenariato con l’Istituto di Studi Politici “S. Pio V”...

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Press Release - Vice Minister Sereni attends the ministerial event for the 20th anniversary of the Palermo Convention
Press Release - Vice Minister Sereni attends the ministerial event for the 20th anniversary of the Palermo Convention11/13/2020

Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, Marina Sereni, attended by video conference the ministerial event for the 20th anniversary of the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime ("Palermo Convention") sponsored by the UNODC Secretariat, together with a number of countries, including Italy, and introduced...

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Event - Group of Friends on Food Security and Nutrition
Event - Group of Friends on Food Security and Nutrition11/12/2020

Opening remarks delivered by Ambassador Mariangela Zappia, Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations, at the UN meeting “Group of Friends on Food Security and Nutrition” ---   Good morning all. Excellencies, Dear colleagues, I wish to welcome you all to this meeting today of the Group o...

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UN Webinar “Reimagining cooperation on sport for persons with disabilities, leaving no one behind”
UN Webinar “Reimagining cooperation on sport for persons with disabilities, leaving no one behind”11/10/2020

Opening remarks delivered by Ambassador Mariangela Zappia, Permanent Representative of Italy to the UN, at the UN Webinar  on “Reimagining cooperation on sport for persons with disabilities, leaving no one behind” ---   I would like to thank Director Daniela Bas and UN DESA for organizing this t...

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