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Statement by H.E. Mr. Md Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations at the General Discussion on the Organization of Work of the Fifth Committee at the Second Resumed Session of the UNGA 78 on 06 May 2024 at Conference Room 3, UNHQs

Mr. Chairman, I thank you for giving me the floor. Bangladesh aligns itself with the statement delivered by Uganda on behalf of the Group of 77 and China. Allow me to highlight a few other issues in my national capacity. Being a steadfast supporter and longstanding contributor to the UN peacekeeping operations, Bangladesh attaches special …

Statement by H.E. Mr. Md Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations at the General Discussion on the Organization of Work of the Fifth Committee at the Second Resumed Session of the UNGA 78 on 06 May 2024 at Conference Room 3, UNHQs Read More »

Statement by H.E. Mr. Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations at the UNGA Plenary debate pursuant to res. 76/262 (use of veto on “Admission of New Members”) at GA Hall, UNHQs on 01 May 2024.

Mr. President,  We thank you for convening today’s plenary debate pursuant to resolution 76/262, on the use of veto on 18 April 2024 in the UN Security Council, by one Permanent Member, on the resolution recommending the admission of the State of Palestine as a full member of the United Nations. Mr. President, It has …

Statement by H.E. Mr. Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations at the UNGA Plenary debate pursuant to res. 76/262 (use of veto on “Admission of New Members”) at GA Hall, UNHQs on 01 May 2024. Read More »

Statement by H.E. Dr. Rokeya Sultana, M.P., Hon’ble State Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Bangladesh at the 57th Session of the Commission on Population and Development (CPD57) on 30 April 2024 at CR 4, UNHQs

Madam Chair, Excellencies, Distinguished delegates We welcome the adoption of the Political Declaration on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of ICPD programme of Action. We believe, implementation of ICPD programme of action is essential for achieving sustainable development goals. To reinforce this message on the occasion of ICPD-30, we are hosting the global dialogue …

Statement by H.E. Dr. Rokeya Sultana, M.P., Hon’ble State Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Bangladesh at the 57th Session of the Commission on Population and Development (CPD57) on 30 April 2024 at CR 4, UNHQs Read More »

Statement by Mr. Toufiq Islam Shatil, Deputy Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations at the 46th session of the Committee on Information on 30 April 2024 at Conference room 1, UNHQs

Mr. Chair, I congratulate you for assuming the Chairmanship of the Committee. I also join others commending you and the members of the Bureau for the excellent leadership and the work done by the Committee. We welcome Haiti and Uganda in the Committee as new member. We thank USG Melissa Fleming for her informative and …

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Statement by H.E. Mr. Md Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations at the United Nations Security Council Open Debate on Women, Peace and Security: Preventing conflict-related sexual violence through demilitarisation and gender-responsive arms control at Security Council Chamber, UNHQ on 23 April 2024.

Madam President, I thank the Presidency of Malta for convening today’s open debate. I also thank the distinguished briefers for their remarks. Madam President, Significant efforts have been made by the United Nations in the last couple of years to address conflict related sexual violence, including through the inter-agency network – United Nations Action against …

Statement by H.E. Mr. Md Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations at the United Nations Security Council Open Debate on Women, Peace and Security: Preventing conflict-related sexual violence through demilitarisation and gender-responsive arms control at Security Council Chamber, UNHQ on 23 April 2024. Read More »

Statement by H.E. Muhammad A. Muhith, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations, the Plenary meeting of the General Assembly on the use of veto at GA Hall, UNHQs on 23 April 2024

Mr. President, I thank you for convening today’s important debate on the ‘Use of Veto’ under Agenda item 63. This is important in the context of the ongoing serious polarization in the Council, resulting into unfortunate stalemate on a number of issues that are major threats to international peace and security. Bangladesh continues to reiterate …

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Statement by Mr. Toufiq Islam Shatil, Deputy Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the UN at the open debate of the Security Council on “Middle East, including the question on Palestinian” on 18 April 2024 at Security Council, UNHQs

Madam President,  We commend the presidency of Malta for successfully steering the work of the Council in April 2024, and specially for convening this High-Level Open Debate. We thank the Secretary-General for his comprehensive briefing. My delegation aligns itself with the statements to be delivered by Uganda and Mauritania, on behalf of the NAM and …

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Statement by Ambassador Muhammad A. Muhith, Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the UN at the United Security Council Arria-formula meeting on: Evolving cyber security threat landscape and its implications for the maintenance of international peace and security on 04 April 2024 at Trusteeship Council, UNHQs

Mr. Chair, Allow me to thank the Permanent Missions of the Republic of Korea, along with the United States and Japan, for convening this important meeting. I also thank the briefers for their valuable briefing. In the evolving digital landscape, cyber threats loom large and very often imminent, disrupting global financial, democratic, socio-cultural, and security …

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Remarks by H.E. Mr. Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations at the Informal meeting of the plenary on Human Security on 02 April 2024 at Trusteeship Council Chamber, UNHQs

Mr. Moderator,  I thank the President of the General Assembly for convening this informal meeting of the plenary on the Fourth Report of the SG on Human Security. I thank the Secretary-General for his report and his briefing. We deeply appreciate his presence here today. We express our sincere appreciation to the distinguished panelists for …

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Statement by H.E. Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations at the 2024 substantive session of the UN Disarmament Commission (UNDC) on 01 April 2022 at CR-3, UNHQs

Mr. Chair, My delegation joins others in congratulating you on your assumption as the Chair of the 2024 substantive session of the UN Disarmament Commission (UNDC). We also congratulate the vice-chairs and chairs of the Working Group on their appointments. We are confident that under your able stewardship, we will have a productive session. My …

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