The Government of the Republic of Maldives rejects the views adopted by the Human Rights Committee on 4 April 2018 regarding the complaints filed by former President Mohamed Nasheed alleging the violation of his civil and political rights. The Government of the Maldives is committed to promoting and protecting the rights enshrined in the Constitution […]
Deputy Speaker of Parliament Honorable Mr Moosa Maniku, Honorable Mr Abdulla Rifau, Member of Parliament Parliament ASG Mr. Abdul Hameed Zakariyya, Assistant Secretary General of the Parliament currently attending the 138th IPU Assembly has visited the Permanent Mission of Maldives to the United Nations in Geneva today. The High-Level delegation was welcomed by Permanent Representative […]
23 March 2018, Geneva, Switzerland The 37th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council concluded today in Geneva. The Maldives delegation actively contributed to the 4 week session that started on 26 February 2018 with the High Level Segment. The Delegation of Maldives delivered 15 formal statements and actively participated in the negotiation […]
Ambassador Laura Thompson, Deputy Director General of International Organisation of Migration (IOM) in Geneva called on Ambassador Hala Hameed today. They two discussed further further engagement and collaboration between IOM with Small Island Developing States (SIDS) like the Maldives.
Ms. Marta Santos Pais, Special Representative of Secretary General on Violence Against Children presents book “Celebrating childhood: A journey to end violence against children” to Permanent Representative Dr Hala Hameed. The book is a celebration of childhood and a platform for where children are able to grow up free from violence. The book also encompasses […]
H.E. Dr Aishath Shiham, Minister of Education and H.E. Zenysha Shaheed Zaki, Minister of Gender and Law calls on Head of Delegation of Turkey H.E Mr Ahmed Yildiz, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs, on the side lines of the High Level Segment of the 37th Session of the Human Rights Council. They discussed bilateral and […]
H. E Dr. Aishath Shiham meets with Senator Ayesha Raza Farooq, Member Senate of Pakistan Committees on Foreign Affairs to discuss issues of mutual interest and on further collaboration on the sidelines of the High Level Segment of the 37th Session of the Human Rights Council.
H.E. Ms Zenysha Shaheed Zaki met with H.E. Mr. Manabu Horii, Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan on the sidelines of the High Level Segment of the 37th Session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva. The meeting included discussions on the ongoing developments in Maldives as well as bilateral cooperation and issues of mutual […]
Minister Zenysha met with H.E Mr. Yerzhan Ashikbayev, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstanto discuss bilateral cooperation and issues of mutual interest, at the sidelines of the High Level Segment of the 37th session of the Human Rights Council.
Minister Aishath Shiham meets with Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon, Prime Minister’s Special Representative on Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict and Minister of State for the Commonwealth and the UN at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office on the sidelines of High level segment of the 37th Session of the Human Rights Council. The two discussed ongoing […]