Entries by Maldives Embassy

“Maldives urges the UN development boards to support the special circumstances of SIDS in their programmes

New York, 14 February 2017: Maldives, on behalf of the Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS) made statements at the Executive Board meetings of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and UN Women for the year 2017. Speaking at the Executive Board of the United Nations Development Programme, the United Nations […]

Maldives calls for people-oriented investment to eradicate poverty

6 February 2016, New York: At the 55th meeting of the Commission on Social Development, the theme of which was “Strategies for eradicating poverty to achieve sustainable development for all”, held on 1-10 February 2017 at United Nations Headquarters in New York, the Maldives called attention to the key role of human capital development to […]

Fifty-Third Session of the SAARC Programming Committee commences in Kathmandu

1 February 2017, Nepal Under the Chairmanship of Nepal, the Fifty-third Session of the SAARC Programming Committee has commenced today. The two-day meeting will consider and make recommendations on matters related to Regional Centres and Specialized Bodies of SAARC such as the South Asian University, the SAARC Development Fund, SAARC Arbitration Council and the South […]