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Second Committee Statement on Agenda Item 22d “Eradicating rural poverty to implement the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”

Emma Locatelli Adviser U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York, New York November 27, 2019 AS DELIVERED Madame chair, The United States agrees entirely with the statement and recommendations provided by the European Union and others. We too are disappointed with the outcome of this resolution and the approach that led us to this ...
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Second Committee Statement on Agenda Item 22b “Women in Development”

Danielle Maniscalco Adviser U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York, New York November 27, 2019 AS DELIVERED The United States is committed to advancing the status of women and promoting their role as agents of transformation in the economic development of their countries, and therefore the world. The United States joins consensus on the ...
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Second Committee Statement on Agenda Item 20a “Role of the United Nations in promoting development in the context of globalization and interdependence

Emma Locatelli Adviser U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York, New York November 27, 2019 AS DELIVERED The United States regrets that we cannot join consensus on this text and would like to highlight our concerns. With regard to this resolution’s references to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the Addis Ababa Action Agenda, ...
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Second Committee Statement on Agenda Item “Sustainable Mountain Development”

Emma Locatelli Adviser U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York City November 27, 2019 AS DELIVERED Madame Chair, The United States refers you to our remarks delivered on November 7, 2019 in the Third Committee and November 21, 2019, in the Second Committee regarding our positions with respect to the t2030 Agenda, the Addis ...
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Second Committee Statement on Agenda Item 19h “Education for Sustainable Development”

Emma Locatelli Adviser U.S. Mission to the United Nations New York City November 27, 2019 AS DELIVERED Thank you, Mr. Chair, We are pleased to join consensus on this “Education for Sustainable Development” resolution. The United States is firmly committed to providing equal access to quality education. We note that States have a wide array ...
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