Explanation of Position on a Second Committee Resolution on Natural Plant Fibres and Sustainable Development

Maria Apud
U.S. Adviser for the Second Committee
New York, New York
November 21, 2023


Thank you, Mr. Chair. On behalf of the United States, I would like to thank the Facilitator for their shepherding of this resolution.

The United States agrees with the importance of this resolution and is pleased to again join consensus. For our position on technology transfer and other issues we refer you to our general statement delivered on November 9th, 2023, to the 78th General Assembly Second Committee session and to the long-form version of the statement posted online.

Thank you.