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Qatar Organizes Expanded Meeting for UN Deputy Secretary-General Regarding Afghanistan

The Permanent Mission of the State of Qatar to the United Nations, in cooperation with the missions of Canada and the United Kingdom, organized an expanded meeting for HE Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations Amina Mohammed with the permanent delegates and representatives of the permanent missions of the countries members of the Group of Friends of Afghanistan and the Group of Friends of Women in Afghanistan to provide a briefing on Her Excellency's last visit to Afghanistan.


Permanent Representative of Qatar to UN Affirms State's Interest in Family Through its Social Policies

Permanent Representative of the State of Qatar to the United Nations Sheikha Alya Ahmed bin Saif Al-Thani affirmed that family, as the basic unit of society, receives great attention in the social policies of the State of Qatar at the national, regional and international levels, stressing the importance of family oriented social and economic policies due to their significant contributions to achieving comprehensive, feasible and sustainable social development.


Celebrate Qatar National Day

New York, December 18 (QNA)The permanent delegation of the State of Qatar to the United Nations and the Consulate General of the State of Qatar in New York, held a ceremony on the occasion of the country's National Day. The ceremony was attended by HE President of the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly (guest of honor) Csaba Korosi , a number of permanent delegates, ambassadors of Member States and senior officials of United Nations bodies. HE the Permanent Representative of the State of Qatar to the United Nations Sheikha Alya Ahmed bin Saif Al-Thani, along with HE Consul General of the State of Qatar in New York Mohammed bin Sultan Al Kuwari, received the invitees, who represented a large crowd of diplomatic, political and media personalities.


Qatar Calls for Strengthening Multilateral Action to Address Issues and Challenges that Threaten Global Peace and Security

New York, December 15 (QNA) - The State of Qatar called for strengthening multilateral action in order to address current issues and challenges that threaten global peace and security, stressing the need to build a more equal, resilient and sustainable world, within the framework of the central and vanguard role of the United Nations. This came in the State of Qatar's statement given by HE Permanent Representative of Qatar to the United Nations Sheikha Alya Ahmed bin Saif Al-Thani before the UN Security Council session held on "Maintenance of International Peace and Security: A New Orientation for Reformed Multilateralism."


UN Chooses Qatar, Ireland to Facilitate Consultations on SDG Summit's Political Declaration

New York, December 07 (QNA) - HE President of the 77th Session of the United Nations General Assembly Csaba Korosi chose HE Permanent Representative of the State of Qatar to the United Nations Ambassador Sheikha Alya Ahmed bin Saif Al-Thani and HE Permanent Representative of Ireland to the United Nations Ambassador Fergal Mythen to facilitate and lead consultations on the Political Declaration of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Summit during the 77th session of the General Assembly.


Qatar Affirms Keenness on Principles of Joint Responsibility and Multilateral Action

New York, December 07 (QNA) - The State of Qatar affirmed its constant keenness on adhering to the principles of the joint responsibility and the multilateral action, and on continuing its policy which is based on the spirit of cooperation and initiative, and its pioneering role in providing development and relief aid that had a positive impact on the lives of millions of peoples worldwide. This came in the statement of the State of Qatar delivered by the Second Secretary of the Permanent Mission of the State of Qatar to the United Nations Sheikh Abdulrahman bin Abdulaziz Al-Thani in the UN General Assembly session on the item entitled "Strengthening of the coordination of humanitarian emergency assistance of the United Nations, including special economic assistance".