UN Organ or Entity: Security Council

Statement by H.E. Mr. Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York at the Security Council’s open debate on Famine and Conflict-induced Global Food Insecurity, 03 August 2023

Mr. President, We warmly congratulate the US delegation for assuming the Presidency of the Security Council for the month of August. We welcome the convening of today’s timely debate, and thank the distinguished briefers for their valuable remarks. Mr. President, The global food security landscape, a critical component of overall human security, has been significantly …

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Statement by Mr. Md Monwar Hossain, PhD, CDA, a.i. and Deputy Permanent Representative of Bangladesh at the open debate of the Security Council on the theme “Children and armed conflict: how to prevent and respond to grave violations against children in armed conflict, 5 July 2023

Madam President, I thank the Permanent Mission of the United Kingdom for convening today’s crucial debate.  I also thank the SRSG Ms. Gamba and ED Ms. Russel and others for their insightful presentations. Madam President, The grave violations against children that we are witnessing in so many conflict zones around the world are a moral …

Statement by Mr. Md Monwar Hossain, PhD, CDA, a.i. and Deputy Permanent Representative of Bangladesh at the open debate of the Security Council on the theme “Children and armed conflict: how to prevent and respond to grave violations against children in armed conflict, 5 July 2023 Read More »

Statement by Ambassador Muhammad A. Muhith, Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the UN at the United Security Council Arria-formula meeting on: The responsibility and responsiveness of States to cyberattacks on critical infrastructure, Trusteeship Council on 25 May 2023

Distinguished Co-chairs, I thank the Permanent Missions of Albania and United States for organizing this meeting. I also thank the briefers for their valuable insights on this important topic. Let me begin by sharing our own experience of devastating cyber-attack in 2016, when more than US$ 80 million from Bangladesh Central Bank was siphoned by …

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Statement by H.E. Ambassador Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York at the Security Council Open Debate on ‘Futureproofing Trust for Sustaining Peace’, 03 May 2023, Security Council Chamber, United Nations Headquarters

Thank you, Madam President. I congratulate you on your assumption of Council Presidency and thank you for convening this timely debate. I wish to also thank the distinguished briefers for their insightful remarks.   Madam President, Over the last few years, especially in the context of COVID-19 pandemic and the ongoing conflicts, we have witnessed increasing trust deficits …

Statement by H.E. Ambassador Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York at the Security Council Open Debate on ‘Futureproofing Trust for Sustaining Peace’, 03 May 2023, Security Council Chamber, United Nations Headquarters Read More »

Statement by H.E. Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the UN in New York on Security Council Open Debate on: Threats to international peace and security: Sea-level rise: implications for international peace and security, 14 February 2023, UN Security Council Chamber of the United Nations Headquarters

Madame President,  I congratulate your delegation on your assumption of the Presidency of the Security Council. I thank your delegation for convening this very timely debate. As a low-lying coastal country, sea-level rise poses an existential threat to the lives and livelihoods of the coastal population of Bangladesh. Just 1-meter rise in sea level rise could result into inundation of a large …

Statement by H.E. Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the UN in New York on Security Council Open Debate on: Threats to international peace and security: Sea-level rise: implications for international peace and security, 14 February 2023, UN Security Council Chamber of the United Nations Headquarters Read More »

Statement by H.E. Mr. Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the UN at the informal meeting of the plenary on the intergovernmental negotiations on the question of equitable representation on and increase in the membership of the Security Council and other matters related to the Council, 26 January 2023, at Trusteeship Council Chamber

Distinguished Co-Chairs, At the outset, I would like to congratulate you both, Ambassador Michal Mlynár and Ambassador Tareq M. A. M. Albanai, on your appointment as Co-Chairs of this important process and express my appreciation for early convening this informal meeting. Please rest assured that you will have my delegation’s full support throughout the session. …

Statement by H.E. Mr. Muhammad Abdul Muhith, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the UN at the informal meeting of the plenary on the intergovernmental negotiations on the question of equitable representation on and increase in the membership of the Security Council and other matters related to the Council, 26 January 2023, at Trusteeship Council Chamber Read More »

Statement by Mr. Md Monwar Hossain, PhD, CDA and Deputy Permanent Representative of Bangladesh at the open debate of the Security Council on the Situation in the Middle East, including the Question of Palestine 10:00 am, Tuesday, 26 July 2022

Mr. President, I commend the leadership of Brazil in steering the work of the Council this month. I also thank the Presidency for convening this important debate today. We appreciate all the briefers for their insights. My delegation aligns itself with the statement made by Azerbaijan on behalf of NAM. I wish to add some …

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Statement by Mr. Md Monwar Hossain, PhD, CDA and Deputy Permanent Representative of Bangladesh at the open debate of the Security Council on Children and Armed Conflict New York, 19 July 2022

Mr. President, I thank the Brazilian presidency for convening today’s debate.  I also thank the SRSG Ms. Gamba and ED Ms. Russel and others for their insightful presentations. My delegation aligns itself with the statement made by Botswana on behalf of the Group of Friends of the Responsibility to Protect. Mr. President, Children are always …

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Statement by H.E. Ambassador Rabab Fatima, Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York on UN Security Council Counter Terrorism Committee Special Meeting on the 20th Anniversary of Security Council Resolution 1373 (2021) and the establishment of the Counter Terrorism Committee, 04 November 2021, ECOSOC Chamber, UNHQs

    Mr. Chair, I speak here today as a wake of our solidarity with all victims of terrorism and with all efforts in our fight against terrorism.  That is our firm commitment as we marked the 20th anniversary of the heinous attacks perpetrated by the terrorists on the Twin Tower on 11th September 2001. …

Statement by H.E. Ambassador Rabab Fatima, Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York on UN Security Council Counter Terrorism Committee Special Meeting on the 20th Anniversary of Security Council Resolution 1373 (2021) and the establishment of the Counter Terrorism Committee, 04 November 2021, ECOSOC Chamber, UNHQs Read More »

Statement by Mr. Md. Monwar Hossain, PhD, Deputy Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York at the UN Security Council Arria Formula Meeting on “Sea-Level Rise and Implications for International Peace and Security”, 2:00 pm, 18 October 2021, UN Trusteeship Council

Mr. President, I thank Viet Nam and other organizing Missions for convening this important Meeting on “Sea-Level Rise and Implications for International Peace and Security”. I thank the briefers for their insight on this important issue. Mr. President, The IPCC Sixth Assessment Report predicts that the global temperature will cross the threshold of 2 degrees …

Statement by Mr. Md. Monwar Hossain, PhD, Deputy Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations in New York at the UN Security Council Arria Formula Meeting on “Sea-Level Rise and Implications for International Peace and Security”, 2:00 pm, 18 October 2021, UN Trusteeship Council Read More »