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Statement by Dr. AK Abdul Momen, MP, Hon’ble Foreign Minister of Bangladesh at the Annual Ministerial Meeting of Least Developed Countries (LDCs), 17 September 2021

Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim Hon’ble Foreign Minister of Malawi and Chair of LDCs, H.E. President of the 76th Session of the UN General Assembly, Excellencies, Distinguished participants, Ladies and Gentlemen, Assalamu Alaikum. Peace be upon you all. It is indeed a great pleasure for me to address this Annual Ministerial Meeting of the Least Developed Countries …

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Statement by H.E. Ambassador Rabab Fatima Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations at the United Nations High-Level Forum on the Culture of Peace Thursday, 07 September 2021

I thank you, Sir/Mr. Chair. [I thank you for once again bringing us together; and for ensuring such an impressive line-up of participants despite the challenges of a virtual meeting.  The interest and commitment to this issue is evident in the large participation that we have now; and to your amazing convening power.]   Mr. …

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Statement by H.E. Ms. Rabab Fatima, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to the United Nations and Vice-President of the Executive Board of UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPSat the Second Regular Session 2021, UNFPA segment: Item 9 -UNFPA Country Programmes and related matters, 02 September 2021

I thank you, Mr. President. I also thank Mr. Björn Andersson, Director of the Regional Bureau of UNFPA for Asia and the Pacific for presenting the Country Programme Document (CPD) for Bangladesh for 2022-2026. I thank UNFPA for undertaking extensive consultations in developing the CPD.  The document reflects the excellent collaboration that exists between the …

Statement by H.E. Ms. Rabab Fatima, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to the United Nations and Vice-President of the Executive Board of UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPSat the Second Regular Session 2021, UNFPA segment: Item 9 -UNFPA Country Programmes and related matters, 02 September 2021 Read More »

Statement by H.E. Ms. Rabab Fatima, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to the United Nations and Vice-President of the Executive Board of UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS at the Second Regular Session 2021, UNDP segment: Item 5 – UNDP Country Programmes and related matters, 02 September 2021

I thank you, Mr. President. I thank Ms. Kanni Wignaraja, Director of the Regional Bureau of UNDP for Asia and the Pacific for presenting the Country Programme Document (CPD) for Bangladesh for 2022-2026. Bangladesh and UNDP share a remarkable development journey together since 1972. UNDP is one of our most trusted partners in many critical …

Statement by H.E. Ms. Rabab Fatima, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to the United Nations and Vice-President of the Executive Board of UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS at the Second Regular Session 2021, UNDP segment: Item 5 – UNDP Country Programmes and related matters, 02 September 2021 Read More »

Statement by Mr. Md. Monwar Hossain, Deputy Permanent Representative of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to the United Nations at the Second Regular Session of UNOPS, 01 September 2021

I thank you, Madame President. I also thank the UNOPS Executive Director, Ms. Grete Faremo for her comprehensive statement on its activities and the upcoming UNOPS Strategic Plan 2022-2025. We note with satisfaction that extensive consultations were undertaken with the Member States during the preparation phase of the current strategic plan. Furthermore, the plan aligns …

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Statement by H.E. Ms. Rabab Fatima, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to the United Nations and Vice-President of the Executive Board of UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS on behalf of the four Bureau Members at the Second Regular Session 2021, UNDP segment: Item 2 – Interactive Dialogue with the Administrator, 30 August 2021

I thank you Madame President. I have the honor to deliver this statement on behalf of the four Bureau members of the UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS Executive Board – Bulgaria, the Gambia, the Kingdom of the Netherlands, and my own country, Bangladesh.​ I thank the UNDP Administrator, Mr. Achim Steiner for his comprehensive statement on the activities of the UNDP and the new UNDP Strategic Plan for 2022-2025.   …

Statement by H.E. Ms. Rabab Fatima, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to the United Nations and Vice-President of the Executive Board of UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS on behalf of the four Bureau Members at the Second Regular Session 2021, UNDP segment: Item 2 – Interactive Dialogue with the Administrator, 30 August 2021 Read More »

Statement by H.E. Ms. Rabab Fatima, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to the United Nations and Vice-President of the Executive Board of UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS on behalf of the four Bureau Members at the Second Regular Session 2021, UNDP segment: Item 2 – Interactive Dialogue with the Administrator, 30 August 2021

  I thank you Madame President. I have the honor to deliver this statement on behalf of the four Bureau members of the UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS Executive Board – Bulgaria, the Gambia, the Kingdom of the Netherlands, and my own country, Bangladesh.​ I thank the UNDP Administrator, Mr. Achim Steiner for his comprehensive statement on the activities of the UNDP and the new UNDP Strategic Plan for 2022-2025. …

Statement by H.E. Ms. Rabab Fatima, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to the United Nations and Vice-President of the Executive Board of UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS on behalf of the four Bureau Members at the Second Regular Session 2021, UNDP segment: Item 2 – Interactive Dialogue with the Administrator, 30 August 2021 Read More »

বঙ্গবন্ধুর পররাষ্ট্রনীতি এবং বাংলাদেশের আন্তর্জাতিক অবস্থান- বিষয়ক মাননীয় পররাষ্ট্র প্রতিমন্ত্রীর মতামত

কোনও রাষ্ট্রের পররাষ্ট্রনীতি নির্ভর করে দেশটির নেতৃত্বের রাজনৈতিক দর্শন ও বিশ্বের অন্যান্য দেশের সঙ্গে তাদের সম্পর্কের ওপর ভিত্তি করে। আন্তর্জাতিক অঙ্গনে সফলতার জন্য শুধু শক্তিশালী পররাষ্ট্রনীতি প্রণয়ন করলেই হয় না, পররাষ্ট্রনীতির সফল বাস্তবায়নের জন্য থাকতে হয় শক্তিশালী নেতৃত্ব। নীতি ও নেতৃত্ব- এ দুইয়ের ওপরই নির্ভর করে কোনেও রাষ্ট্রের সাফল্য। বাংলাদেশের ক্ষেত্রেও আমরা এর কোনও ব্যতিক্রম …

বঙ্গবন্ধুর পররাষ্ট্রনীতি এবং বাংলাদেশের আন্তর্জাতিক অবস্থান- বিষয়ক মাননীয় পররাষ্ট্র প্রতিমন্ত্রীর মতামত Read More »

Article by Hon’ble Foreign Minister on Bangladesh’s foreign policy compulsions, constraints and choices

Policies are ethereal. Instead of a specific set of instructions, it is a general sense of being and a spatial sense of direction as to where we might be heading as a country, an institution, a society and an individual. Foreign policy sits at the heart of the art of statecraft. Its evolution is non-linear. …

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