Saturday, August 19, 2017

Amb Roet addresses UNSC on Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict

Addressing the UN Security Council debate, Ambassador David Roet highlighted the threat of Hezbollah and the role...

 Amb Danon addresses UN General Assembly on the Question of Palestine

​Today, the UN commemorated the Palestinian Solidarity Day, and passed a series of anti-Israel resolutions. Ambassador Danny...

 Amb Roet addresses UN Security Council

When dangerous fundamentalist ideologies masquerade as legitimate religious views and are exported throughout the globe, it...

 Israel's statement about Questions Relating to Information

It is crucial to make sure that no UN platform is being abused for the dissemination of...

 Statement on UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia

The report talks about the repercussions of the summer of 2014 hostilities. It is one-sided, biased, lacking...

 Amb Roet addresses UNGA on the UN's 70th anniversary

The UN's 70th anniversary is a time to celebrate the important accomplishments of this institution’s past, but...

 Amb Danon addresses UN Security Council Debate on Situation in Middle...

The UN must end its usual practice of calling on both sides to show restraint, and...

 Amb Roet addresses UNSC on wave of violence in Israel

Even now, as the violence continues and lives are lost every day, instead of calming tensions, Palestinian...

 Amb Roet addresses UNGA on international peace and security

The global landscape is changing before our eyes. If we use old maps to navigate these new...

 Deputy FM Hotovely addresses UN Security Council on Counter-terrorism in the...

Israel has learned in its own prolonged campaign against terror, that the ultimate source of our ability...

 Vice PM and Interior Minister Silvan Shalom addresses UN General Assembly...

Israel's vision of sustainable development stems from the Jewish principle of "being a light unto the nations"...

 Amb Prosor's final speech at the UN General Assembly

In my four years as Israel's Permanent Representative to the United Nations, I have seen hypocrisy, I...

 Counsellor Shiloh at UN on Women and Counterterrorism

Women are certainly among the most vulnerable groups currently affected by terrorism and violent extremism. By empowering...

 Amb Prosor on the Responsibility to Protect

The United Nations was founded in response to the horrors of the Second World War, and the...

 Knesset Speaker Edelstein addresses World Conference of Speakers of Parliament at...

Yuli-Yoel Edelstein presented the Green Knesset project at the IPU's Fourth World Conference of Speakers of Parliament...

 Amb Prosor addresses UN Security Council on ISIL's targeting of LGBT...

Israel Ambassador Ron Prosor spoke at the Security Council's first-ever meeting on LGBT rights: Vulnerable Groups in...

 Amb Prosor: Situation in the Middle East

Ten years after withdrawing from Gaza, the territory we left has become a safe haven for...

 Israel's statement on PRC at ECOSOC

The Palestinian Return Centre was granted consultative status at the UN, despite its ties to Hamas. Allowing...

 3rd International Conference on Financing for Development

MASHAV, the Israeli Aid and International Development Cooperation Agency, represents the State of Israel and its people,...

 Israel's statement at UN International Ebola Recovery conference

Israel's Human Rights Counsellor, Nelly Shiloh, spoke about Israel's recovery efforts in Ebola affected communities at the...

 Amb Prosor addresses High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

Since 2012, Israel has done pioneering work with the OECD to launch a pilot program to...

 Statement by Amb Roet on Children and Armed Conflict

Last week, the UNSG published his annual report on children and armed conflict. With all the...

 Statement by Amb Manor to the UNHRC 29th Session

This Human Rights Council exhibits double morals and is ethically flawed. Its Commission of Inquiry on Gaza...

 Amb Roet addresses UNRWA 65th anniversary conference

UNRWA has often remained silent while Hamas endangers the lives of Palestinians, including refugees, and commits...

 Amb Roet: Commemorating the Farhud

On June 1st 1941, a Nazi-inspired pogrom erupted in Baghdad. The International ‪‎Farhud Day was commemorated in...

 Amb Roet to UNSC on the protection of journalists

The most dangerous place in the world for journalists is the Middle East.  The iron-fisted rule Hamas...

 Amb Prosor addresses Sustainable Energy Forum

For decades, Israeli innovators have developed technologies to directly harness the power of the sun, Israel's most...

 Amb Manor addresses World Health Assembly

Israel wishes to congratulate WHO for putting food safety on the world’s health agenda. At the...

 Prosor at UNGA: 70th Anniversary of the end of WWII

Seventy-five years ago men, women, and children were rounded up and murdered because of what they...

 Amb Roet addresses UN briefing on Nepal

For many years Israel's expertise in responding rapidly and effectively has been utilized amongst the international community....