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Message of H.E. Min. Luigi Di Maio on the occasion of 64th anniversary of the Marcinelle tragedy
Message of H.E. Min. Luigi Di Maio on the occasion of 64th anniversary of the Marcinelle tragedy08/07/2020

Messagged addressed to Italian citizens living and working abroad by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, H.E. Mr. Luigi Di Maio, on the occasion of the 64th anniversary of the Marcinelle tragedy. Read the full message here

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Libia. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation supports OIM and UNHCR
Libia. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation supports OIM and UNHCR07/20/2020

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation will support IOM and UNHCR in the execution of their joint plan for Libya, drawn up at the Italian request to help the stabilization of the country and combat human trafficking. Thanks to funding from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, IOM and UNHCR will thus be...

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Del Re a presentazione COVID-19 GHRP Onu
Del Re a presentazione COVID-19 GHRP Onu07/20/2020

La Vice Ministra Emanuela Del Re ha partecipato al briefing virtuale di presentazione dell’aggiornamento e revisione del “COVID-19 Global Humanitarian Response Plan/GHRP” delle Nazioni Unite, documento che delinea la strategia onusiana per la risposta umanitaria alle conseguenze della diffusione della pandemia...

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Continua il tour Estate all'Italiana Festival
Continua il tour "Estate all'Italiana Festival"07/17/2020

Nuovi appuntamenti ed eventi in streaming web fruibili in tutto il mondo. Consulta il programma e scopri di piu' sulla vetrina internazionale dei festival italiani promossa dalla Farnesina: https://www.esteri.it/mae/it/politica_estera/promozione-integrata-del-sistema/estate-all-italiana.html

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Consiglio Diritti Umani. Approvata Risoluzione su eliminazione mutilazioni genitali femminili
Consiglio Diritti Umani. Approvata Risoluzione su eliminazione mutilazioni genitali femminili07/17/2020

Il Consiglio per i Diritti Umani delle Nazioni Unite ha approvato oggi all’unanimità una nuova Risoluzione sull’eliminazione delle mutilazioni genitali femminili.Il testo, promosso dai paesi del Gruppo Africano, esprime la forte condanna della comunità internazionale per la pratica di tale barb...

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Interactive dialogue with the Commission of Inquiry on Syria
Interactive dialogue with the Commission of Inquiry on Syria07/14/2020

The Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations in Geneva, Ambassador Gian Lorenzo Cornado, intervened today at the Interactive dialogue with the Commission of Inquiry on Syria, presided by Paulo Sergio Pinheiro, during the 44th Session of the Human Rights Council. He thanked the Commission of Inquiry for its...

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Interactive dialogue with the Independent Expert on protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity
Interactive dialogue with the Independent Expert on protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity 07/09/2020

The Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations in Geneva, Amb. Gian Lorenzo Cornado, intervened today at the Interactive dialogue with the United Nations Independent Expert on protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, Victor Madrigal-Borloz, during the 44th...

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Interactive dialogue with the United Nations Working Group  On Discrimination against Women and Girls
Interactive dialogue with the United Nations Working Group On Discrimination against Women and Girls07/06/2020

The Permanent Representative of Italy to the United Nations in Geneva, Amb. Gian Lorenzo Cornado, intervened today at the Interactive dialogue with the United Nations Working Group on Discrimination against Women and Girls, during the 44th Session of the Human Rights Council. He stated that Italy concurs with the Working...

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Intervento dell’Italia al Consiglio Diritti Umani nel quadro del dialogo con la Rappresentante Speciale del Segretario Generale sui bambini e i conflitti armati, Virginia Gamba
Intervento dell’Italia al Consiglio Diritti Umani nel quadro del dialogo con la Rappresentante Speciale del Segretario Generale sui bambini e i conflitti armati, Virginia Gamba07/03/2020

Nel quadro della 44a Sessione del Consiglio Diritti Umani delle Nazioni Unite, l’Italia è intervenuta oggi nel dialogo interattivo con la Rappresentante Speciale del Segretario Generale sui bambini e i conflitti armati, Virginia Gamba. L’Ambasciatore Gian Lorenzo Cornado, Rappresentante Permanente d&r...

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First meeting of the inter-institutional Operating Committee on Italy's contribution to the prevention of and global response to COVID-19
First meeting of the inter-institutional Operating Committee on Italy's contribution to the prevention of and global response to COVID-1907/01/2020

Today, at the Foreign Ministry, Minister Luigi Di Maio opened the first meeting of the inter-institutional Operating Committee on Italy's contribution to the prevention of and global response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Minister thanked the Deputy Minister Emanuela Del Re, who promoted and chairs the Committee, which...

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Intervento dell’Italia al Consiglio Diritti Umani nel quadro del dialogo con l’Alta Commissaria, Michelle Bachelet
Intervento dell’Italia al Consiglio Diritti Umani nel quadro del dialogo con l’Alta Commissaria, Michelle Bachelet07/01/2020

Nel quadro dell’attuale sessione del Consiglio Diritti Umani delle Nazioni Unite, l’Italia è intervenuta oggi nel dialogo interattivo con l’Alta Commissaria per i Diritti Umani, Michelle Bachelet. L’Ambasciatore Gian Lorenzo Cornado, Rappresentante Permanente d’Italia presso le Nazioni Unite...

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Consiglio dei Diritti Umani. Apertura della 44esima sessione di lavoro
Consiglio dei Diritti Umani. Apertura della 44esima sessione di lavoro 06/30/2020

Il Consiglio dei Diritti Umani ha inaugurato oggi a Ginevra i lavori della sua 44esima Sessione, che proseguirà per tre settimane sino al 17 luglio. Nel corso dei lavori, l’Italia, Stato membro del Consiglio dei Diritti Umani, continuerà a promuovere le priorità nazionali in materia di diritti e ...

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The Italian Summer Festival Season: A tour of Italian festivals
The Italian Summer Festival Season: A tour of Italian festivals06/21/2020

On Sunday, 21 June, the Festival of Music will feature the first important concert with an audience after the COVID 19 emergency, besides being the beginning of the "Italian Summer Festival Season", a suggestive tour of the principal Italian Festivals with a programme for 2020 announced to the World, thanks to the collaboration...

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Interactive dialogue on High Commissioner oral update on Libya
Interactive dialogue on High Commissioner oral update on Libya06/18/2020

The Permanent Representative to the United Nations in Geneva, Ambassador Gian Lorenzo Cornado intervened today at the Interactive Dialogue on Libya during the 43rd Session of the Human Rights Council. He expressed concern about the deteriorating human rights situation in Libya, including the impact of the ongoing conflict...

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The Human Rights Council resumes its 43rd session in Geneva
The Human Rights Council resumes its 43rd session in Geneva06/15/2020

The Human Rights Council has resumed its 43rd session in Geneva on June 15, suspended in March due to the COVID-19emergency. The resumption of the work has a strong symbolic value as it conveys a clear message from the Human Rights Council to the International Community on the will, importance and moral duty to carry out...

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