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Statement by Dr. Md. Monwar Hossain, Deputy Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York under agenda item 72: ‘Oceans and Law of the Sea’, 77th Session of the United Nations General Assembly, 09 December 2022

  Mr. President,   The significance of oceans for the survival of mankind is well-established. Covering more than 70 percent of the surface of the planet, it provides vital benefits to the global population. More than 3 billion people rely on the oceans for their livelihoods and over 80 per cent of world trade is …

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Statement by Dr. Md. Monwar Hossain, Deputy Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York at the “plenary meeting–oceans and law of the sea: commemoration of the fortieth anniversary of the adoption and opening for signature of UNCLOS”, 08 December 2022, General Assembly Hall, United Nations Headquarters

Mr. President, Mr. Secretary General, I thank you for convening this commemorative event and warmly congratulate all members of UNCLOS on this momentous occasion. As we mark the 40th Anniversary of the adoption of the UN Convention on Law of the Sea today, it gives us the opportunity to reflect on how much we have …

Statement by Dr. Md. Monwar Hossain, Deputy Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York at the “plenary meeting–oceans and law of the sea: commemoration of the fortieth anniversary of the adoption and opening for signature of UNCLOS”, 08 December 2022, General Assembly Hall, United Nations Headquarters Read More »

Statement by Shahanara Monica, Minister, Permanent Mission of Bangladesh to the UN at the UNGA Debate on Agenda Item 69(a): “Strengthening of the coordination of humanitarian and disaster relief assistance of the United Nations, including special economic assistance”, 06 December 2022, GA Hall

Mr. President, The global humanitarian overview for 2023 presents a very grim picture. A record number of 339 million people are projected to be in need of humanitarian assistance, which is almost 24% higher than 2022. Acute food insecurity and imminent famine loom large as 45 million people in 37 countries face real risk of …

Statement by Shahanara Monica, Minister, Permanent Mission of Bangladesh to the UN at the UNGA Debate on Agenda Item 69(a): “Strengthening of the coordination of humanitarian and disaster relief assistance of the United Nations, including special economic assistance”, 06 December 2022, GA Hall Read More »

Statement by Mr. Nasir Uddin (Bangladesh), Co-coordinator, introducing draft resolution A/C.6/77/L.5 on behalf of the Bureau, 18 November 2022, Trusteeship Council, United Nations Headquarters

Madam Chair, I thank you for giving me the floor. On behalf of the Bureau of the Sixth Committee, I have the honor to introduce the text of the draft resolution entitled “Criminal accountability of the United Nations officials and experts on mission”, contained in document A/C.6/77/L.5.  The draft resolution contained in document A/C.6/77/L.5 largely …

Statement by Mr. Nasir Uddin (Bangladesh), Co-coordinator, introducing draft resolution A/C.6/77/L.5 on behalf of the Bureau, 18 November 2022, Trusteeship Council, United Nations Headquarters Read More »

Statement by Mr. Md. Monwar Hossain, Deputy Permanent Representative at the adoption of 3rd Committee Resolution on the Situation of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar, 16 November 2022, CR-1, United Nations Headquarters

I thank you, Mr. Chairman. I would like to express my delegation’s sincere appreciation to all member states for their support to the resolution on the human rights situation of the Rohingya Muslims and other minorities in Myanmar, which has just been adopted without a vote. I thank the fellow members of the OIC, the …

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Statement by Bangladesh on the Report of the International Atomic Energy Agency for 2021 (item 89), 09 November 2022

Mr. President, I wish to express my delegation’s sincere appreciation to the Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), for presenting IAEA’s annual report and for providing updates on the Agency’s 2022 activities. Bangladesh commends the Agency for its remarkable efforts to carry out its important activities during the reporting period amid multiple …

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Statement by Mr. Md. Monwar Hossain, Ph.D, Deputy Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the UN under Agenda Item 47: Israeli practices and settlement activities affecting the rights of the Palestinian people and other Arabs of the occupied territories at the Fourth Committee of the 77th Session of the UNGA, 09 November 2022, Conference Room 4

Mr. Chair, I thank the Chair of the Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices Affecting the Human Rights of the Palestinian People and Other Arabs of the Occupied Territories for his briefing. I also commend the work of the Special Committee despite continued denial of access to occupied Palestinian Territory by the Israeli authority. I …

Statement by Mr. Md. Monwar Hossain, Ph.D, Deputy Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the UN under Agenda Item 47: Israeli practices and settlement activities affecting the rights of the Palestinian people and other Arabs of the occupied territories at the Fourth Committee of the 77th Session of the UNGA, 09 November 2022, Conference Room 4 Read More »

Statement by H.E. Mr. Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the UN under Agenda Item 49: Comprehensive Review of Special Political Missions at the Fourth Committee of the 77th Session of the UNGA, 04 November 2022, Conference Room 4

Mr. Chair, I thank the USG for Political and Peacebuilding Support and USG for Operational Support for their informative and useful briefing. We take note of the report of the Secretary General on the overall policy matters pertaining to Special Political Missions (SPMs) contained in document A/77/283. Bangladesh aligns itself with the statement delivered by …

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Statement by Mr. Md Monwar Hossain, Deputy Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the UN at the General Debate under agenda item 48: “Comprehensive review of the whole question of peacekeeping operations in all their aspects” of 4th Committee, 03 November 2022

Mr. Chair, I wish to begin by thanking USG Lacroix USG Khare and Mr. Miguel Mourato Gordo for their comprehensive and useful briefing to the Committee. My delegation aligns itself with the statement delivered by Morocco on behalf of NAM. Mr. Chair, Peacekeeping operations have been proven as an effective tool of our multilateral efforts …

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