New York

13 March 2021

Statement attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General - on Bolivia

In relation to recent legal action taken against former government officials and authorities in Bolivia, the Secretary-General recalls the importance of upholding due process guarantees and full transparency in all legal proceedings.
The Secretary-General also recalls the important steps taken by all Bolivian actors towards the consolidation of peace and reiterates the United Nations commitment to support these efforts, including through the facilitation of political dialogue and the promotion of human rights. 

Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General