United States Mission to the United Nations
Office of Press and Public Diplomacy
For Immediate Release
October 31, 2022
Readout of Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield’s Meeting with Mozambican Foreign Minister Veronica Macamo
The below is attributable to U.S. Mission to the United Nations Spokesperson Nate Evans:
U.S. Representative to the United Nations Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield met today with Mozambican Foreign Minister Veronica Macamo. Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield congratulated the Foreign Minister on Mozambique’s historic first term on the UN Security Council, scheduled to begin in January 2023.
The Ambassador and the Foreign Minister discussed how the United States and Mozambique will work together on the Council to enhance peace and security globally and across the continent of Africa. They discussed shared priorities, including countering violent extremism, UN reform, and the inclusion of women and youth in conflict resolution.