The United Nations Human Rights Council concluded its 36th Session today in Geneva. The delegation of the Republic of Maldives delivered 18 statements, and contributed to the negotiations of the of the 35 resolutions and 1 decision adopted during the session. The session also established the appointment of 7 special procedure mandate holders and 7 […]
Ambassador Dr Hala Hameed and Deputy Permanent Representative Jeffrey Salim Waheed extended warm welcome to the Mr Abdul Shukoor Solih, State Minister for Ministry of Environment and Energy attending the High Level Segment of the Minamata Conference of Parties.
Ambassador Dr Hala Hameed met with Mr Erik Solheim, Executive Director of United Nations Environment Programme during the meeting on fight against pollution as part of the Minamata Convention of Parties held in Geneva. State Minister of Environment and Energy along with representatives from the Ministry of Environment and Energy participated in this COP1 as […]
Ambassador Dr Hala Hameed attended the opening ceremony of the First Minamata Conference of Parties held in Geneva on 28 September 2017 along with Mr Abdul Shukoor Solih, State Minister for Environment and Energy as part of the Maldives delegation. The Minamata COP1 was held with the theme #MakeMercuryHistory and was hosted by the Government […]
Ambassador Hala Hameed, Maldives Permanent Representative in Geneva, called on Myanmar authorities to fully cooperate with the UN Fact Finding Mission and to also cooperate with all relevant UN Agencies and stakeholders to provide humanitarian assistance to the suffering population of Rohingya. The Ambassador made these remarks in her Statement to the 36th Session of […]
The 36th Session of the UN Human Rights Council commenced at the Palais des Nation in Geneva, this morning. The 36th HRC Session will continue for 3 weeks, concluding on 29 September 2017. This session began with Opening Remarks by President of the Council His Excellency Joaquín Alexander Maza Martelli, Ambassador of El Salvador. . […]
FAO Liaison Office Geneva Director Ms Carolyn R. Birkett called on Ambassador Dr Hala Hameed today. Further discussion on areas of collaboration with the Government of Maldives and Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations was discussed at the meeting.
Inspector Jeremiah Karmer of Joint Inspection Unit of United Nations System called on Ambassador Dr Hala Hameed today. The Ambassador Dr Hala Hameed was briefed on the work of the Joint Inspection Unit during this meeting.
Ambassador Dr Hala Hameed paid a visit to Ambassador Johannes Matyassy, Assistant State Secretary of Federal Department of Foreign Affairs in Bern. Discussions of further enhancing bilateral cooperation took place at this meeting as well as discussion of Maldives candidature for UN Security Council for 2019.
The Maldives delegation attended the Organizational Meeting in preparation for the 36th Session of the Human Rights Council. The President of the Human Rights Council Joaquín Alexander Maza Martelli presented the Programme of Work for adoption and delegations presented a brief of draft resolutions that will be introduced during the session. This session of the Human Rights […]