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Protection of schools during armed conflicts: International Conference on Safe Schools held in Buenos Aires

29 March 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 098/17 

The “Second International Conference on Safe Schools” was closed this afternoon at Palacio San Martín. The Conference aimed at drawing international attention to and promoting actions against the serious attacks on students, teachers, schools, and universities and the military use of educational facilities in conflict zones.

The opening event, which...

27th Mercosur-EU Round of Negotiations concluded

24 March 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 095/17

After five days of negotiations, the 27th Round of the MERCOSUR-EU Bi-regional Negotiations Committee was successfully concluded, in the context of which significant progress was made on the texts of the three parts of the future Association Agreement between both regions –the Trade Chapter, Political Dialogue and Bi-regional Cooperation-.

The two Parties have decided...

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

22 March 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 090/17

The Argentine Republic once again vigorously condemns the allegedly unsuccessful missile launch by North Korea in the direction of the Sea of Japan from an area near the Wonsan Air Base, on 22 March, according to the information provided by the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the Korean Armed Forces.

This is a new act of hostility and provocation against the international...

Malcorra presented Argentina’s new Continental Shelf

22 March 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 088/17

Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra shared with the press the news regarding the Argentine Continental Shelf: “Today we are celebrating the demarcation of the entire limit of the Shelf, which gives us certainty, as it confirms Argentina’s maritime boundaries and adds a significant number of kilometers to our country’s surface area, which is important considering the...

Argentine aid to Peru after natural disaster

21 March 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 083/17

Humanitarian aid flight sent to Lima

Today, the Argentine Foreign Ministry, through the White Helmets Commission, and the Ministry of Defence launched the Argentine humanitarian mission in response to the plea by the Government of Peru, aimed at aiding those affected by floods and landslides in different parts of the country.

This afternoon, the Argentine mission...

Natural disaster in Peru: Argentine Government conveys condolences and offers help

17 March 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 078/17

The Argentine Government extends its deepest condolences and expresses its solidarity to the Government and the people of Peru over the consequences of the natural disaster that has struck most of their country, including its capital city, Lima, with floods and mudslides that have left several deaths, evacuees, and substantial property and environmental damage.

As well as...

Malcorra: “We have to achieve full integration into the world step by step”

13 March 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 069/17

Argentine Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra held a press conference today at the Palacio San Martín, during which she referred to the negotiations conducted by Mercosur and the European Union: “We think that both sides are deeply convinced that this is the right time to negotiate. When I met with Cecilia Malmström, the EU Commissioner for Trade, and with Federica...

Leandro Despouy to take position at Interpol

13 March 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 068/17

Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra accepted the resignation of Ambassador Leandro Despouy, Special Representative for Human Rights at the international level, and expressed her gratitude for the work performed by the seasoned diplomat, who will take office as an independent expert at Interpol’s Commission for the Control of Files.

Despouy was appointed to Interpol by its...

White Helmets sign agreement with Andean Development Corporation

10 March 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 063/17

Today, Argentine Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra signed an agreement with the president of the Andean Development Corporation (CAF)-Development Bank of Latin America, Enrique García Rodríguez, so that the White Helmets Commission of the Foreign Ministry can carry out specific projects on Disaster Risk Reduction and Humanitarian Assistance in the region.


Malcorra inaugurated Workshop on Gender at Foreign Ministry

07 March 2017
Información para la Prensa N°: 058/17

“The tendency to favour men over women based on the belief that they have different capabilities still exists. Despite efforts, conventions and progress made, there is still great inequality today,” Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra stated at the inauguration of a Workshop on Gender Perspective in which Directors and Deputy Directors of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and...


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



Palacio San Martin