New York, February 25, 2014
Ambassador María Emma Mejia, Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations, presented his credentials to the Secretary General of the Organization, Mr. BAN Ki-moon, who highlighted the contribution of Colombia to the Organization, saying that "UN is ready to assist in the implementation of the peace agreement". See More »
New York, February 19, 2014
Statement by H.E. Miguel Camilo Ruiz, at the Security Council Open Debate "The promotion and strengthening of the rule of law in the maintenance of international peace and security"
Colombia participated in the open debate in the United Nations Security Council hosted by Lithuania on February 19, 2014. In a statement, delivered by Ambassador Miguel Camilo Ruíz Blanco, Deputy Permanent Representative, expressed how Colombia wants to stress how important is that the analysis of different conflict and post-conflict situations, should take into account the particular characteristics of each situation, including the existence of traditions and different legal bases, as well as challenges of dissimilar origin, in order to avoid conceptualizations or generalizations that are hard to adapt once in the field. See More »
New York, February 12, 2014
Ambassador Néstor Osorio concludes its mission as Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations after three years of intense agendas, Colombia's participation in the Security Council for the period 2011-2012 and the Presidency of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC ) in 2013. In the photo His Excellency is accompanied by the diplomatic and administrative staff of the Mission..