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

17 April 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 130/17


The Argentine Republic once again strongly condemns the launch of an unidentified missile by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea from a land-based platform in Sinpo, in the Province of South Hamgyong.

The launch of the missile, which exploded shortly afterwards, took place on 16 April in the morning.

This is a new act of hostility and provocation...

Argentina condemns attacks in Egypt today

09 April 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 125/17


The Argentine Republic vigorously condemns the terrorist attacks on Coptic churches in the Egyptian cities of Tanta and Alexandria, which left more than 40 dead and almost a hundred wounded.

The Argentine Government conveys to the families of the victims, as well as to the Government and people of Egypt, its sincerest condolences and solidarity.

Argentina reaffirms...

Terrorist attack in Stockholm

07 April 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 121/17


The Governments of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay condemn the heinous attack perpetrated today in the city of Stockholm, Sweden, and convey their condolences and solidarity to the Swedish Government and people, to the victims’ families and to those injured, hoping for their quick recovery.

Furthermore, they reaffirm their will...

Use of chemical weapons in Syria

05 April 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 113/17


The Argentine Republic is following with concern the information published by local and international media regarding the alleged use of chemical weapons in the Arab Republic of Syria, and expresses its heartfelt condolences to the victims and their families.

The use of chemical weapons is a new act of hostility and provocation against the international community which...

Malcorra launched World Economic Forum meeting in Buenos Aires

05 April 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 115/17


Today, Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra and the Head of Latin America at the World Economic Forum (WEF), Marisol Argueta de Barillas, officially announced the launch of the Forum in Latin America. Under the slogan “Advancing on the fourth industrial revolution towards an inclusive Latin America”, the Forum is being held in our country for the first time in recognition of...

Missile launch by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea

05 April 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 114/17


The Argentine Republic once again vigorously condemns the launch of a ballistic missile today by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea over the Sea of Japan from an area near Sinpo, South Hamgyong Province.

This is a new act of hostility and provocation against the international community which overtly violates international obligations arising from United Nations...

The Argentine Government conveys condolences over St Petersburg metro explosion

03 April 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 109/17

The Argentine Government is deeply saddened by the news of the explosion that took place today on the metro in St Petersburg, Russian Federation, which has sadly left ten people dead and several injured, according to preliminary figures.

The Argentine Republic extends its condolences and solidarity to the Government and people of the Russian Federation and to the victims’...

Press release on natural disaster in Colombia

01 April 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 105/17


The Argentine Government expresses its heartfelt solidarity to the Government and People of Colombia in the light of the avalanche that struck the capital city of Putumayo and has claimed more than a hundred lives, and conveys its sincerest condolences to the families of the victims.

Argentina also expresses its absolute willingness to collaborate in aiding those affected...

Destacados

Argentina participates in the plenary session of the Conference on Oceans in support of SDG14

Intervention by Diego Moreno - Secretary of Environmental Policy, Climate Change and...

Argentina receives acknowledgement for sustained national financial support to ocean sciences

June 6

Argentina participates in the inauguration and first plenary session of the Conference on Oceans and the SDG 14: Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources
General Assembly Hall, June 6
Argentina participates at the General Assembly debate on Implementation of the 2016 HIV/AIDS Political Declaration

Intervention by Minister José Luis Fernandez Valoni

June 1...

Argentina participates in the the Security Council open debate on "Protection of civilians and medical care in armed conflict"

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

Argentina participates in the Financing for Development Follow-up Forum

Intervention by Ms. Ana Ciuti, Director General of International Cooperation...

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...

 


 

Fondo argentino de cooperación sur-sur y triangular

 

 

 
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