Friday, April 28, 2017

Amb Roet addresses Security Council debate on the UN Charter

"Ignoring Palestinian accountability and supporting rejectionist policy toward direct negotiation is another example of overlooking the true...

Amb Manor on Annual report of the UN High Commissioner for...

UNHCR numbers are staggering: 4.8 million Syrian refugees, 13.8 million IDP’s in Syria, Iraq and Yemen -...

 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...

 Israeli rep Lichner addresses UN Women Executive Board

Israel has been dedicated to the cause of women’s empowerment and gender equality since the founding of...

 Statement by Dr. Eyal Propper, Chemical Weapons Convention

Israel over the years has consistently demonstrated a policy of responsibility and commitment to the principle...

 Statement by Amb Shalev to the UN General Assembly on report...

"States have not only the right, but indeed the duty, to pursue those who engage in the...

 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...

 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 UN Security Council

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

 Amb David Roet addresses ECOSOC on Sustainable Development through Employment Creation

Israel has developed numerous strategies to promote job creation for all its citizens, as well as...

 Explanation of Israeli vote at UN Commission on the Status of...

At the closing of the 59th UN Commission on the Status of Women, only one political resolution...

 Israeli statement on Sport for Peace and Development

Israel is proud to be one of the co-sponsors of today’s resolution, which focuses on sport...

 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 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...

 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: Protection of Children in Armed...

Israel is committed to upholding international law and takes great measures to ensure the protection of civilians....

 Amb Roet: Commemorating the Farhud

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

 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...

 UNIFIL Mandate Renewal-Statement to UN Security Council by Amb Haim Waxman

While Israel is committed to cooperating with the United Nations to ensure the full implementation of resolution...

 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....

 Israel's statement on PRC at ECOSOC

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

 Amb Prosor: Situation in the Middle East

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

 Amb Manor addresses High Level Segment of ECOSOC Substantive Session

In just 65 years, Israel has evolved from a fledgling agricultural society to a hi-tech powerhouse,...

 Amb Prosor to UN Security Council on "Rule of Law"

In the debate on "The promotion and strengthening of the rule of law in the maintenance...

 International Cooperation in the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space

The Israel Space Agency, known as ISA, pursues a mission of peaceful outer space cooperation by...

 Ambassador Roet addresses UN General Assembly on global health and foreign...

​Israel pioneered the practice of universal health care and our system has been used as a model...

 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...

 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"...