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Security Council Open Debate: The Situation in Afghanistan

UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL Statement by H.E. Gillian Bird, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Australia to the United Nations 16 March 2015   Thank you Mr President And thank you Special Representative Haysom for your briefing and your leadership of the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA). Read more


Security Council Open Debate: Protection challenges and needs faced by women and girls in conflict and post-conflict settings

UNITED NATIONS SECURITY COUNCIL Statement by H.E. Caitlin Wilson, Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative of Australia to the United Nations 30 January 2015   Thank you Mr President for bringing this Council’s dedicated attention to the critical issue of the protection needs and challenges faced by some of the most vulnerable, and potentially some of the most powerfully transformative members of conflict-affected societies: women and girls. Read more


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