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76 UNGA: Statement by the Cuban delegation during the first part of the 5th United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries. New York, 17 March 2022.

Mr. Chairman,

Cuba wishes to express its satisfaction at the holding of the Fifth United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries.

We appreciate the efforts made by Qatar to organize and materialize this conference, despite all the odds. At the same time, we congratulate the Office of the High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States for the preparation of this important meeting.

Mr. Chairman,

76 UNGA: General Debate of the Ad Hoc Working Group on the Revitalization of the Work of the General Assembly. New York, 9 March 2022

Mr. Chairman;

First of all, we wish to congratulate the Permanent Representatives of El Salvador and Australia, on their designation as Co-Chairs of this process during the 76th session.

My delegation associates itself with the statement delivered by Algeria, on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement.

Mr. Chairman,

76 UNGA: Address by ambassador Pedro Luis Pedroso Cuesta, Cuba’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, in the United Nations General Assembly Emergency Special Session on Ukraine. New York, 1 March 2022

Mr. President, 

Last 26 February, the Cuban Government issued a Statement on the events in Ukraine, clearly adopting a stance in favor of a solution that guarantees the security and sovereignty of all and addresses legitimate humanitarian concerns.

Cuba champions International Law and is committed to the Charter of the United Nations. Cuba will always defend peace and unambiguously oppose the use or threat of use of force against any State. 

76 UNGA: Cuba at General debate of the first session of the Ad Hoc Committee to Elaborate a Comprehensive International Convention on Countering the Use of Information and Communications Technologies for Criminal Purposes. New York, 28 February 2022

Madam Chair,

We appreciate the efforts made by the Bureau of the Ad Hoc Committee, under your leadership, and the Secretary of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime to hold the First Session of this body in New York.

The commencement of the work of the Ad Hoc Committee established by General Assembly resolution 74/247 has been delayed for far too long.

76 UNGA: Remarks by Cuba at the General Debate of the 60th session of the Commission for Social Development. Nueva York, 14 February 2022

Madam Chair,

My delegation associates itself with the remarks delivered by Pakistan on behalf of the Group of 77 and China. In addition, I would like to point out the following elements in national capacity.

Two years after the outbreak of the pandemic, the socio-economic situation triggered by the COVID-19 continues to seriously impact on all areas of social development.

76UNGA: Statement by Cuba at meeting of the Group of Friends of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations, February 8, 2022

Excellencies,

First and foremost, I would like to thank the High Representative for the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations and his Office for their leadership in the context of a disturbing global rebirth of intolerance, discrimination and xenophobia. Likewise, I wish to thank you for the information provided on the activities carried out over the past year and those scheduled for 2022.

76 UNGA: Statement by Cuba at the First regular session of the UNICEF Executive Board. New York, 8 February 2022.

Mr. Chairman;

I thank Executive Director Mrs. Catherine Russell for her valuable and substantive statement while extending our congratulations on her appointment to the post. I convey to her our best wishes for success in her duties.

I take this opportunity to express our gratitude to Mrs. Henrietta Fore for her service throughout these years at the helm of UNICEF with commendable results. I also thank the members of the Bureau for their preparations to hold this meeting.

76 UNGA: Statement by Cuba at the First regular session of the UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS Executive Board. UNDP Segment. New York, 2 February 2022.

Madam President;

Dear Achim Steiner, UNDP Administrator,

Distinguished members of the Executive Board and other delegations,

We thank Administrator Steiner for his all-encompassing remarks, as well as the members of the Board and the Secretariat for the arrangements made and documentation prepared to hold this session.

76 UNGA: Statement by Cuba at First regular session of the UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS Executive Board. UNDP Segment. New York, 1 February 2022.

Madam President;

Distinguished members of the Executive Board and other delegations,

We would like to take this opportunity in which the UNOSSC Strategic Framework for the period 2022-2025 is presented, to praise the work carried out by this Office, its Director a.i. Mr. Adel Abdellatif, and his efforts aimed at strengthening the role of South-South cooperation as a resource for the implementation of the 2030 Agenda, contributing to improve its integration into the work of the United Nations system.

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