Statement by the Asia-Pacific Group as delivered by Ambassador Tahir Hussain Andrabi (Pakistan) Agenda Item 3: General Debate The 66th Session of the Trade and Development Board Geneva, 24-28 June 2019

Mr. President, Secretary-General/Deputy-Secretary-General Distinguished colleagues, I have the honor to deliver this statement on behalf of the Asian Group. At the outset, the Asian Group associates itself with the statement delivered by Ecuador on behalf of the Group of 77 and China. We congratulate you on your election as the TDB President and assure you…

41stSESSION OF HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL Remarks by Pakistan for Clustered Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on Right to Education and Special Rapporteur on Summary Executions – 26 June 2019

  Mr. President,                We fully support the work of the Special Rapporteur on right to education and thank him for the presentation of his report. Weagree with the Special Rapporteur on critical importanceof Sustainable Development Goal four (inclusive and equitable quality education) and the need to work both nationally as well as internationally for…

41st SESSION OF HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL Remarks by Pakistan for Clustered Interactive Dialogue with theWorking Group (WG) on Discrimination against Women and WG on Business an Human Rights – 26 June 2019

  Mr. President, We thank the Working Group on Discrimination against Women and Working Group on Business and Human Rights of their insightful reports and presentations. Pakistan is committed to upholding & safeguarding the rights of women. Cross-sectoral policies aimed at reducing gender inequalities, removing barriers to women participation, such as harassment at work place,…