Minister of Gender, Family and Social Service, H.E. Ms. Shidhatha Shareef speaks at the sixty-third session of the Commission on the Status of Women
Foreign Minister Shahid meets the United Nations Secretary General
We cannot wait for climate change to force us to abandon our identity and lose our homes. We need actions. – says Foreign Minister Shahid to the UN Security Council
No society can sustain peace, nor can it realise peace dividends, unless women are involved in making decisions on peace-making and post-conflict reconstruction and rehabilitation.
“As responsible members of the international community, all States, especially the key players in the conflict, must uphold the latter and spirit of the Security Council Resolutions”
The United Nations needs to assume greater leadership in unifying our collective efforts, to ensure that everyone has a fair share of the benefits of development
Mediation, as a tool of pacific settlement of disputes, will be effective only if the mediators and the mediation process is objective, inclusive, and most importantly, impartial