Misión Permanente de la República Argentina en Naciones Unidas


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Argentina condemns attack and hostage-taking in Bangladesh

Friday 01 of July, 2016
Información para la Prensa N°: 209/16

The Argentine Government condemns the attack on civilians perpetrated at a restaurant in Dacca, the capital city of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, as well as the taking of hostages.

Out of the two Argentine nationals who work at the restaurant, one managed to escape and is safe, while the other had travelled to Buenos Aires on vacation and thus was not present...

World Refugee Day: "The solution lies with each country"

Tuesday 28 June, 2016
Información para la Prensa N°:201/16

Argentine Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra chaired an event in commemoration of World Refugee Day today at the Palacio San Martín, organized by the White Helmets Commission, and remarked: "This is a day to remember that there are now 65 million refugees and displaced people, and that figure is rising by the minute; the refugee issue is so dramatic that it is paralyzing."...

Argentina condemns Istanbul attack

Tuesday 28, June 2016
Información para la Prensa N°:202/16

The Argentine Republic condemns in the most vigorous terms the terrorist attack perpetrated at Atatürk International Airport, in the city of Istanbul, which thus far has left an irreparable toll of over 30 dead and dozens injured.

The Argentine Government conveys its condolences and solidarity to the Government and the people of Turkey, especially to the injured and the families...

Question of the Malvinas islands: At UN, Malcorra urged the United Kingdom to resume negotiations as part of new chapter in bilateral relations

Thursday 23 June, 2016
Información para la Prensa N°:193/16

Today, Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra headed the Argentine delegation that participated in the session of the UN Special Committee on Decolonization in New York City, specifically gathered to discuss the Question of the Malvinas Islands, which unanimously approved, with no objections, a resolution that urges Argentina and the United Kingdom to resume bilateral negotiations.


Argentina condemns North Korea missile launches

Thursday 23 June, 2016
Información para la Prensa N°:192/16

The Argentine Government condemns in the most vigorous terms the medium-range missile launches by North Korea.

Argentina considers these launches to be a violation of international obligations, especially of various United Nations Security Council Resolutions.

This type of action by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea is a threat to international security, brings...

Emilio F. Mignone International Human Rights Award

The Emilio F. Mignone International Human Rights Award was created in 2007 by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Worship of Argentina for the purpose of recognizing foreign organizations and/or foreign individuals residing abroad that have performed outstanding work in the promotion and protection of Human Rights in their respective countries, both as regards the fight against impunity for mass, systematic Human Rights violations and in the fields of discrimination, economic, social and...

Argentina participates in UN Meeting on Ending AIDS

Thursday 09 June, 2016
Información para la Prensa N°:179/16

Starting today, Argentina is participating in the UN High-Level Meeting on Ending Aids, which promotes a Fast-Track Strategy to attain various ambitious goals by 2020, including such targets as fewer than 500,000 people infected with HIV and fewer than 500,000 AIDS-related deaths, as well as eliminating HIV-related discrimination.

The High-Level Meeting will be held until Friday 10...

Malcorra presented her candidacy at the UN

Tuesday 07 June, 2016
Información para la Prensa N°:175/16 

During her address as UN Secretary-General candidate at UN headquarters in New York, Argentine Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra assured: “Those of us present here today share the recognition that the United Nations are frequently the only stronghold of hope for many people facing trying circumstances around the world. All of us are united in a permanent search for solutions to...

President Macri presents Foreign Minister Malcorra's candidacy for UN Secretary-General position

Friday 20 May, 2016
Información para la Prensa N°: 149/16

Today, President Mauricio Macri presented the candidacy of Susana Malcorra for the position of Secretary-General of the United Nations and highlighted that the diplomatic experience of the Argentine Foreign Minister will contribute to finding "creative solutions" to the challenges faced by the organization.


Her candidacy was formally submitted through a letter...

Malcorra at UN High-Level Meeting on Peace and Security

Tuesday 10 May, 2016
Información para la Prensa N°: 129/16

At UN headquarters today, Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra stated that “current threats to peace and security require a cross-sectional analysis including, for instance, the connection between terrorism and organized crime: drug trafficking, illicit trafficking of weapons, human trafficking, money laundering and illicit trafficking of migrants."

During the High-Level Debate...


Argentina participated in the open debate of the Security Council and reaffirmed its commitment to just and lasting peace in the Middle East

 Deputy Permanent Representative of Permanent Mission of Argentina to the UN, ...

Argentina signs a Contribution Agreement for the United Nations Peacebuilding Fund

Ambassador Martín García Moritán and UN Multi-Partner Trust Fund...

Argentina participates with the Secretary General Antonio Guterres at the open debate of the Security Council on Conflict prevention and sustaining peace

Ambassador Martín García Moritán

January 10...

Ambassador Martín Garcia Moritán, on International Agreement on Olive Oil and Table Olives. UN Officiating Officer: Mrs. Arancha Hinojal

December 23, 2016

Ambassador García Moritán participates in the Security Council open debate on trafficking in conflict situations

Ambassador Martín García Moritán

December 20...

Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra was received at the UN by Antonio Guterres

Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra was received at the United Nations by the recently...

Argentina chairs the 7th Session of the Open-ended Working Group on Aging of the United Nations

Minister Mateo Estrémé, Chair of the Open-ended Working Group on Aging...

Argentina supported General Assembly Resolution on "The situation in the Syrian Arab Republic"

Ambassador Martín García Moritán

December 9, 2016...

Argentina ratifies the Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and Benefit-sharing to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD)

Ambassador Martín García Moritán and UN Officiating Officer: Mr....

Argentina participates at the International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of this Crime

Ambassador Martín García Moritán

December 9, 2016...



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