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Media Advisory: Ambassador Kelly Craft Travels to Colombia

UNITED STATES MISSION TO THE UNITED NATIONS Office of Press and Public Diplomacy FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 16, 2019 United States Ambassador to the United Nations (USUN) Kelly Craft will travel to Bogota and Cucuta, Colombia November 16-20 to observe firsthand the plight of displaced Venezuelans and refugees, the significant and meaningful Colombian response, and ...
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United States Statement on Agenda Item 70, “International Equal Pay Day”

Jordyn Arndt Adviser U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York, New York November 15, 2019 AS DELIVERED Thank you, Mr. Chair. We thank Iceland for its resolution on an International Equal Pay Day. The United States is pleased to join consensus on the resolution. The United States supports the concept of equal pay for ...
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Explanation of Vote on the Participation in the UNGA Fourth Committee Palestinian Resolutions

Cherith Norman Chalet Acting U.S. Deputy Representative to the United Nations U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York, New York November 15, 2019 AS DELIVERED The United States continues to oppose the annual submission of more than a dozen resolutions biased against Israel. This one-sided approach only undermines trust between the parties and fails ...
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United States Statement on Agenda Item 66 (a), “The Girl Child”

Courtney R. Nemroff Acting U.S. Representative to the United Nations Economic and Social Council U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York, New York November 15, 2019 AS DELIVERED We thank Tanzania for its resolution, “The Girl Child.” The United States joins consensus today. With regard to this resolution’s references to the 2030 Agenda for ...
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United States Statement on agenda item 70c “Situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran”

Courtney R. Nemroff Acting U.S. Representative to the United Nations Economic and Social Council U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York, New York November 14, 2019 AS DELIVERED The United States is pleased to cosponsor this resolution on the human rights situation in Iran, and we thank Canada for its leadership in achieving a ...
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