Delegates' Statements

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Monday, 4 May 2009 - Morning Session

Opening Remarks
H.E. Mr. Ban Ki-Moon

Secretary-General
United Nations

 Text

 

Speaker
H.E. Mr. Boniface Chidyausiku

Chairman
Third Preparatory Committee for the
2010 NPT Review Conference
Permanent Representative of Zimbabwe to the United Nations

 Text

Cuba (Non-Aligned Movement)
H.E. Mr. Abelardo Moreno Fernández
Ambassador
Permanent Representative of Cuba to the United Nations

English

Spanish

Czech Republic (EU)
H.E. Mr. Tomáš Pojar
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs
on behalf of the European Union
Head of Delegation

 English

 

Sweden (New Agenda Coalition)
H.E. Mr. Christer Ahlström
Head of Delegation

 English

Russian Federation
H.E. Mr. Anatoly Antonov
Ambassador
Head of the Delegation of the Russian Federation
Permanent Mission of the Russian Federation to the United Nations

 English

 Russian

People's Republic of China
H.E. Mr. Cheng Jingye
Head of the Chinese Delegation

 English

 

Canada
Ms. Colleen Swords
Assitant-Deputy Minister, International Security Branch and Political Director, Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade

 English

 French

Egypt
H.E. Maged A. Abdelaziz
Ambassador
Permanent Representative of Egypt to the United Nations

 English

 

Australia
Mr. John Sullivan
Assistant Secretary, Arms Control and Counter Proliferation Branch, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

 English

New Zealand
Dr. Joan Mosley
Senior Negotiator for Disarmament

 English

 

Kyrgyzstan
H.E. Mr. Nurbek Jeenbaev
Permanent Representative of Kyrgyzstan to the United Nations in New York

English

 

Algeria
H.E. Mourad Benmehidi
Permanent Representative of Algeria to the United Nations

 

 French

Republic of Korea
H.E. Mr. Oh Joon
Deputy Minister for Multilateral and Global Affairs

 English

 

Switzerland
H.E. Mr. Jurg Streuli
Ambassador
Permanent Representative of the Switzerland to the Disarmament Conference

 English

 French

Nigeria, on behalf of the African Group
H.E. Lawrence O. Obisakin
Minister, Permanent Mission of Nigeria to the United Nations

 English

 

Monday, 4 May 2009 - Afternoon Session

Brazil
H.E. Mr. Luiz Filipe de Macedo Soares
Ambassador
Head of the Delegation of Brazil
Permanent Representation of Brazil to the Conference on Disarmament

 English

 

United Arab Emirates (Arab Group)
H.E. Mr. Ahmed Al-Jarman
Ambassador
Permanent Representative of the UAE to the United Nations

 English

 

Ireland
Ms. Alison Kelly
Director
Head of Delegation

 English

 

Japan
H.E. Mr. Masahiko Shibayama
Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign-Affairs
Permanent Mission of Japan to the United Nations

 English

 

IAEA
Vilmos Cserveny
Assistant Director General for External Relations and Policy Coordination

 English

 

Mexico
H.E. Mr. Pablo Macedo
Ambassador
General Director, Organization of the United Nations
Ministry of Foreign Affairs

 English

 Spanish

Kazakhstan
H.E. Mrs. Byrganym Aitimova
Ambassador
Permanent Representative of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the United Nations

 English

 

South Africa
H.E. Ambassador Leslie Gumbi
Permanent Mission of South Africa to the United Nations

 English

 

Malaysia
H.E. Mr. Hamidon Ali
Ambassador
Permanent Representative of Malaysia to the United Nations

 English

 

United Kingdom
H.E. Mr. John Duncan
Ambassador for Multilateral Arms Control and Disarmament
United Kingdom Permanent Representation to the Conference on Disarmament

 English

 

Iran
H.E. Mr. Seyed Mohammad Ali Hosseini
Deputy Foreign-Minister of the Islamic Republic of Iran

 English

 

Venezuela
H.E. Mr. Jorge Valero
Ambassador
Permanent Representative of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to the United Nations

 

 Spanish

Tunisia
Mr. M. Jalel Snoussi
Deputy Permanent Representative and chargé d'affaires
Permanent Mission of the Tunisia to the United Nations

 

 French

Argentina
H.E. Minister. Diego Limeres
Head of the Argentinian Delegation

 

Spanish

Mongolia
H.E. J. Enkhsaikhan
Ambassador

 English

 

Qatar
Dr. Ahmad Hassan Al-Hamadi
Director of the Department of Legal Affairs
Ministry of Foreign affairs
Member of the National Committee on the Prohibition of Weapons

 English

 

Nigeria
H.E. Bukun-Olu Onemola
Ambassador/Deputy
Permanent Representative of the Nigeria to the United Nations

 English

 

Republic of the Congo

 

 

Kenya
Mr. Philip R.O. Owade
Ambassador
Deputy Permanent Representative of the Republic of Kenya to the United Nations

 English

 

France
H.E. Eric Danon
Ambassador
France Permanent Representation to the Conference on Disarmament

 

French

 

Tuesday, 5 May 2009 - Morning Session

El Salvador
H.E. Mrs. Carmen Maria Gallardo De Hernandez
Ambassador
Permanent Representative of El Salvador to the United Nations

 

 Spanish

Ukraine
H.E. Mr. Volodymyr Yel'chenko
Ambassador
Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the International Organizations in Vienna
Head of the Delegation of Ukraine

 English

 

Indonesia
H.E. Dr. R.M. Marty M. Natalegawa
Ambassador
Permanent Representative of the Indonesia to the United Nations

 English

 

United States of America
Ms. Rose Gottemoeller, Assistant-Secretary of State for Verification, Compliance, and Implementation

 English

 

Turkey
Mr. Fazli Çorman
Deputy Permanent Representative
Permanent Mission of Turkey to the United Nations

 English

 

Norway
H.E. Ms. Mona Juul
Ambassador
Deputy Permanent Representative of Norway to the United Nations

 English

 

Bangladesh
Mr. Shabbir Ahmad Chowdhury
Deputy Permanent Representative of the People's Republic of Bangladesh to the United Nations

 English

 

Socialist Republic of Vietnam
H.E. Mr. Hoang Chi Trung
Ambassador
Deputy Permanent Representative of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam to the United Nations

 English

 

Iraq
H.E. Mr. Hamid Al-Bayati
Ambassador
Permanent Representative of Iraq to the
United Nations

 

 Arabic

Morocco
H.E. Mr. Mohammed Loulichki
Ambassador
Permanent Representative of the Kingdom   of Morocco to the United Nations

 

 French

Iceland
H.E. Mr. Gunnar Pálsson
Ambassador
Permanent Representative of the Iceland to the United Nations

 English

 

The Holy See
H.E. Archbishop Celestino Migliore
Apostolic Nuncio
Permanent Observer of the Holy See to the United Nations
Head of delegation

 English

 

Austria
Mr. Andreas Launer
Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs
Deputy Head of delegation

 English

 

Nicaragua
H.E. Ms. Maria Rubiales de Chamorro
Ambassador
Permanent Representative of the Nicaragua to the United Nations

 English

 Spanish

Liechtenstein
Mr. Gunter Frommelt
Deputy Permanent Representative of the Principality of Liechtenstein to the United Nations

 English

 

Costa Rica
Mr. Jairo Hernández
Deputy Permanent Representative of Costa Rica to the United Nations

 

 Spanish

Kuwait
Mr. Naser Alhayen
Counsellor
Permanent Mission of Kuwait to the United Nations

 English

 Arabic

Sudan
Mr. Hassan Hassan
Permanent Mission of Sudan to the United Nations

 

 Arabic

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, 5 May 2009 - Afternoon Session

Devoted to NGO statements

Statements

 

     

Wednesday 06 May 2009 - Morning Session

Zimbabwe
H.E. Ambassador G. Mutandiro
Head of the Zimbawean Delegation

English

 

Sri-Lanka
Mr. R. K. S. Suresh Chandra
Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations

English

 

Republic of Namibia
H.E. Ms. Selma Ashipala-Musavyi

English

 

United Arab Emirates (UAE)
H.E. Ambassador Hamad Ali Alkaabi
Permanent Representative of the UAE to the IAEA-Vienna, Head of the Delegation

English

Arabic

Thailand
H.E. Mr. Don Pramudwinai
Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations

English

 

Plurinational State of Bolivia
H.E. Mr. Pablo Solom Romero
Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations

Spanish

Arab Republic of Syria
H.E. Mr. Bashar Ja'afari
Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations

Arabic

Ecuador
H.E. Ms. Fernanda Esponosa
Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations

 

 

The League of Arab States
Mr. Wael Al-Assad
Director of Multilateral Relations

English

Arabic

CTBTO
Ambassador Tibor Tòth

English

   

 

Concluding statements