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General Statement (after adoption) by Mr. Ervin NINA, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Albania to the United Nations - Third Committee of the UN General Assembly

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Albania on the draft resolution A/C.3/69/L.14/Rev.2 - "Follow-up to the Second World Assembly on Ageing" - 25 November 2014

Madame Chairperson,

Albania is committed to safeguard the dignity and well-being of older persons. My delegation has constructively engaged in all the past sessions of the Open-ended Working Group on Ageing, seizing the opportunity to discuss policies, measures and actions to improve the human rights protection of older persons.

General Statement (after adoption) by Mr. Ervin NINA, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Albania to the United Nations - Third Committee of the UN General Assembly

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Albania on the draft resolution A/C.3/69/L.39/Rev.1 - "Combating Intolerance negative stereotyping, stigmatization, discrimination, incitement to violence and violence against persons, based on religion or belief" - 24 November 2014

Madame Chair,

Albania firmly believes in freedom of religion or belief. We are pleased to being able to join consensus on this very important resolution today.

We however remain deeply concerned on the increasing number of acts of violence and intolerance against individuals based on religion or belief.

Explanation of Vote by Mr. Ervin NINA, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Albania to the United Nations -Third Committee of the UN General Assembly

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Albania against amendment A/C.3/69/L.66 on the draft resolution A/C.3/69/L.51/Rev.1. "Moratorium on the use of the death penalty" - 21 November 2014

Madame Chair,

The amendment contained in document A/C.3/69/L.66 seeks to undermine the contents and purpose of the draft-resolution L.51/Rev.1 - "Moratorium on the use of the death penalty".

This amendment implies that the sponsors of this draft-resolution are in some way trying to interfere in how Countries decide to organise their legal and criminal systems. This is simply not the case.

General Statement after the vote by Mr. Ervin NINA Permanent Mission of the Republic of Albania to the United Nations, Third Committee of the UN General Assembly

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Albania against L.64 amendment on the draft resolution A/C.3/69/L.47/Rev.1. "Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary Executions" - 19 November 2014

Madame Chair,

Albania is a convinced supporter and traditional co-sponsor of the Resolution on “Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary Executions”, which addresses in our view serious violations of human rights.

High Level Side Event at the United Nations

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To celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the United Nations and the 60th Anniversary of admission
of Albania and Jordan to the UN, 

The Permanent Missions of Albania, Jordan and the Holy See are organizing
a High Level Side Event:

Statement by Mr. Ervin NINA on Third Committee of the UN General Assembly on Agenda item 27 a) b): Advancement of Women

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Thank you Madame Chair,

 

We would like to begin by thanking the Secretary-General for his reports presented to the Committee under agenda item 27, as well as to thank the panelists for their presentations under this agenda item.

 

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