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Ambassador Martín García Moritán and Secretary General of the United Nations, António Guterres.

 

Ambassador Martin Garcia Moritán presented his letter to credentials to the Secretary General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon

The Secretary General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon received the credentials of Ambassador Martin Garcia Moritán as Permanent Representative of Argentina to the United Nations. The ceremony took place at the headquarters of the organization in New York on February 16, 2016. Ambassador García Moritán expressed its willingness to strengthen the links between Argentina and the United Nations and to continue supporting multilateralism in the framework of full respect...

Signature of the of the United Nations Charter , San Francisco June 26, 1945

 

The Argentine Republic is a founding member of the United Nations and has since played an active role in the defense and promotion of International Peace and Security, Human Rights and Sustainable Development.

In 1945, representatives of 50 countries including the Argentine Republic met in San Francisco at the United Nations Conference on International Organization to draw up the United Nations Charter.

The Charter was signed on June 26, 1945 by the...

Argentina condemns new missile launch by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea

15 May 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 184/17


The Argentine Republic once again strongly condemns the launch of a ballistic missile by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea from the Northwest region of the country, which, according to information sources, landed in the Pacific Ocean, between the Korean Peninsula, Japan and Russia.

The missile was launched early on Sunday 14 May and flew around 700 kilometres....

Argentina to host two international Conferences on Drugs

09 May 2017

Información para la Prensa N°: 169/17


On 15-19 May, the Argentine Republic will host two international conferences on drugs, which will be held at the Palacio San Martín, seat of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Worship.

The Annual Meeting of the Cooperation Programme on Drugs Policies between Latin America and the European Union (COPOLAD) and the 19th High Level Meeting of the EU-CELAC Coordination...

Under Argentina's presidency, the United Nations Disarmament Commission adopts recommendations after 18-year stalemate

03 May 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 156/17


The United Nations Disarmament Commission, chaired by Argentina, ended its triennial cycle of substantive sessions with the adoption by consensus of "Recommendations on practical confidence-building measures in the field of conventional weapons". The last time the Commission adopted recommendations was in 1999.

The adoption of recommendations in a complex...

UN Disarmament Commission adopts by consensus “Practical confidence-building measures in the field of conventional weapons”

April 24th, 2017

For the first time since 1999, the United Nations Disarmament Commission adopted consensus recommendations for transmittal to the General Assembly. The final report of the 2017 Commission contains recommendations on practical confidence-building measures in the field of conventional arms.

The 2017 substantive session of the Commission was chaired by Gabriela Martinic (Argentina).

The adoption of substantive recommendations marks a significant achievement...

Argentina commemorated the 20th Anniversary of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons

28 April 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 152/17

On April 28 in the afternoon, the commemorative ceremony of the 20th anniversary of the entry into force of the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) and the founding of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) was held at the Palacio San Martín.

The event was chaired by the Deputy Foreign Minister, Ambassador Pedro Villagra Delgado, and representing the...

Argentina assumed presidency pro tempore of UNASUR

20 April 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 136/17


The Argentine Republic has assumed the Presidency Pro Tempore of the Union of South American Nations (UNASUR in Spanish) to be held until April 17, 2018.

Argentina assumes such responsibility with the aim of elaborating concrete plans that bring us closer to the regional integration ideals on which the creation of UNASUR was based.  In this regard, actions and projects...

Argentina signed Cooperation agreement with the International Criminal Court

18 April 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 132/17


Today, Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra and the President of the International Criminal Court (ICC), Silvia Fernández de Gurmendi, subscribed an agreement between the Argentine Republic and the ICC on the enforcement of ICC sentences, for which the signature of agreements with the States Parties to the Rome Statute of 1998, the founding treaty of the ICC, is required.

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Argentina, as co-chair of the LGBT Core Group organizes event at UN event on creating a safe, supportive environment for LGBTI youth at school, at home and in the community.

May 17

Argentina participates in the Security Council open debate on Sexual Violence in Conflict

Intervention by the Permanent Representative of the Argentine Republic, Amb. Martín...

Argentina organizes Event "The Role of Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Day in National and World Economy"

Intervention by the Permanent Representative of the Argentine Republic, Amb. Martín...

Argentina participates as a member of the UN group of friends for the Protection of Journalists in the event Women Journalists in Conflicts on the occasion of Press Freedom Day

May 3

You can view the event on the United Nations webcast at the following...

Argentina participates at the Indigenous Permanent Forum with reference to the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Intervention by the Permanent Representative of the Argentine Republic, Ambassador Mart...

The Disarmament Commission finalizes its Substantive Sessions 2017 under the Argentine Presidency. For the first time in 18 years UN Disarmament Commission adopts recommendations by consensus

Minister Gabriela Martinic, President of the Disarmament Commission in 2017

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Argentina participates at General Assembly Debate on Peacebuilding

Intervention by the Deputy Permanent Representative of Permanent Mission of Argentina to...

Argentina participates in the Open Debate of the Security Council on the renewal of MINUSTAH's mandate in Haiti

Intervention by the Permanent Representative of the Argentine Republic, Amb. Martín...

Argentina participates General Assembly meeting for Global awareness of the tragedies of irregular migrants in the Mediterranean basin, with specific emphasis on Syrian asylum seekers

Intervention by the Permanent Representative of the Argentine Republic, Amb. Martín...

Argentina participates in the General Debate of the Disarmament Commission

Intervention by the Permanent Representative of the Argentine Republic, Amb. Martín...

 


 

Fondo argentino de cooperación sur-sur y triangular

 

 

 
Palacio San Martin