Statement

Address by Her Excellency Sheikh Hasina, Hon’ble Prime Minister of Bangladesh at the general debate of 77th UNGA, 23 September 2022

Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim Mr. President, Assalamu Alaikum and Good afternoon. I heartily congratulate you on your election as the President of the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly. I assure you of my delegation’s full cooperation throughout the session. I also commend your predecessor His Excellency Mr. Abdullah Shahid. I would like to …

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Statement by H E Sheikh Hasina, Hon’ble Prime Minister of Bangladesh at the 77th UNGA High-Level meeting on ‘Sustainable Housing’, 21 September 2022, New York

Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim H.E. Dr. Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera , President of Malwai, H.E. Mr. Sanjay Verma, Vice-Minister, Ministry of External Affairs, India, H.E. Michal Mlynár , Permanent Representative, Slovak Republic to the UN, Mr. Guy Ryder, Director-General, ILO, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen. Assalamu Alaikum and a very good morning. It is my pleasure to join …

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Statement by H.E. Mr. Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York at the panel discussion on “Safe participation of victims of terrorism in criminal justice processes” during the High-Level Meeting on the United Nations Global Congress of Victims of Terrorism, 9 September 2022, Conference Room-1, United Nations Headquarters

  Thank you, Mr. Moderator. I also thank all the panelists for their insightful remarks. Acts of terrorism leave deep marks on the society as well as on individual victims. In order to ensure that the counter terrorism measures are effective and sustainable, the victims of terrorism and their families must be allowed to seek …

Statement by H.E. Mr. Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York at the panel discussion on “Safe participation of victims of terrorism in criminal justice processes” during the High-Level Meeting on the United Nations Global Congress of Victims of Terrorism, 9 September 2022, Conference Room-1, United Nations Headquarters Read More »

Statement by H.E. Mr. Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York, on behalf of NAM, in its capacity as coordinator of the NAM Caucus in the Peacebuilding Commission (PBC), after the consideration of the draft resolution on Peacebuilding Financing, Thursday, 08 September 2022, 3 pm

Mr. President, I have the honor to deliver this statement on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement. NAM wishes to express its sincere appreciation and congratulations to the co-facilitators, Ambassador Martin Kimani and Ambassador Anna Karin Enestrom, for their successful steering of the intergovernmental consultations on financing for peacebuilding and presenting the draft resolution for adoption …

Statement by H.E. Mr. Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York, on behalf of NAM, in its capacity as coordinator of the NAM Caucus in the Peacebuilding Commission (PBC), after the consideration of the draft resolution on Peacebuilding Financing, Thursday, 08 September 2022, 3 pm Read More »

Statement by Ms Mosammat Shahanara Monica, Minister of Bangladesh to the United Nations at the United Nations High-Level Forum on the Culture of Peace Thursday, 06 September 2022, United Nations Headquarters

Mr. President, Let me begin by expressing our deep appreciation to the President of the General Assembly, His Excellency Abdulla Shahid for convening this year’s High Level Forum on The Culture of Peace. I also wish to thank all the distinguished speakers for their insightful remarks at the inaugural session. Mr. President For a long …

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Statement by Rear Admiral Md. Khurshed Alam, Secretary of the Maritime Affairs Unit of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at the negotiation of the 5th BBNJ Conference, 24 August 2022, United Nations Headquarters

Madam President, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen Good evening. Bangladesh delegation strongly stresses on the inclusion of common heritage of mankind principle at article five of the draft BBNJ Agreement. The basic UN resolution 2749 of 17 December 1970 clearly stipulates that the Area as well as its resources are the common heritage of mankind on …

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Statement by H.E. Mr. Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh at the open debate of the Security Council on “Peace and security in Africa: Capacity-building for Sustaining Peace”, Tuesday, 09 August 2022

Mr. President, I congratulate the delegation of China for assuming the presidency of the Security Council for the month of August 2022 and thank for organizing this very important debate.  I appreciate Secretary-General’s Special Adviser on Africa and AU’s Commissioner for Political Affairs, Peace and Security for their insights. Mr. President, I wish to highlight …

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Statement by H.E. Dr. A K Abdul Momen, MP, Hon’ble Foreign Minister of Bangladesh at the General Debate of the 10thReview Conference of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) 01August 2022

Mr. President,   I would like to congratulate you on your election as the President of the 10th Review Conference of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT). I assure you of the fullest cooperation of my delegation in discharging your responsibilities. We are hopeful that, under your able leadership, the Conference will …

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Statement by Mr. Nasir Uddin, Counsellor of the Permanent Mission of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York at the general debate on the Annual Report of the Secretary-General of the International Seabed Authority, Kingston, Jamaica, 02 August 2022

Mr. President Mr. Secretary-General, Bangladesh delegation warmly congratulates the elected President and the Vice Presidents of the 27th Session of the Assembly of the International Seabed Authority. The Bureau can count on our delegation’s full support and cooperation. We commend the Secretary-General H.E. Michael W. Lodge for his comprehensive presentation on his various reports highlighting …

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Statement by Mr. Nasir Uddin, Counsellor of the Permanent Mission of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York at commemorative event to mark the 40th anniversary of the adoption and opening for signature of the Convention and sixtieth anniversary of the Independence of Jamaica, 01 August 2022, 27th Session of the Assembly of International Seabed Authority, Kingston, Jamaica

Mr. President Mr. Secretary-General, Honorable Ministers, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen. I have the honor to deliver this statement in my national capacity.   I thank the International Seabed Authority, at the request of the Government of Jamaica, for convening this special event to mark the 40th anniversary of the adoption of the UN Convention on Law …

Statement by Mr. Nasir Uddin, Counsellor of the Permanent Mission of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York at commemorative event to mark the 40th anniversary of the adoption and opening for signature of the Convention and sixtieth anniversary of the Independence of Jamaica, 01 August 2022, 27th Session of the Assembly of International Seabed Authority, Kingston, Jamaica Read More »