the Delegation of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the United Nations
to the Third Committee of the Sixty-sixth Session of the
United Nations General Assembly
on the agenda item 28 Advancement of women
10 October 2011, New York
At the outset, let me thank the Secretary-General and Special Rapporteur for Violence against Women for their concise and comprehensive reports which highlight a clear overview of the current situation of gender mainstreaming perspective and advancement of women. Let me also thank UN Women’s Deputy Executive Director and the Chair of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women for their presentations which delineate the measures taken to support inter and intra-governmental processes for providing gender equality and the empowerment of women. More....
H.E. Mrs. Byrganym Aitimova,
of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the United Nations
to the Third Committee on the agenda item 27 Social development
3 October 2011, New York
I take this opportunity to congratulate you, Your Excellency, for assuming the stewardship of the Third Committee, as well as the members of the Bureau, for guiding us through the deliberations on important and complex issues on the agenda.
The year 2011 has been remarkable for the very important gatherings that were held under the auspices of the United Nations, such as the High-level Meeting on Youth, the first session of the Open-ended Working Group on Ageing and the Conference of the States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, as well as the High Level Meetings on Prevention and Control of Non-communicable Diseases and HIV/AIDS. The commitment of Member States to address the challenges aggravating the situation of vulnerable and disadvantaged populations has been demonstrated and my delegation encourages speedily and effectively implementing internationally agreed decisions to mitigate, to the extent possible, the negative impact of the ongoing economic, fiscal and social downturn. More ...
the Delegation of the Republic of Kazakhstan
at the General Debate
of the Third Committee on agenda item 62
"Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, questions relating to refugees, returnees and displaced persons and humanitarian questions"
New York 1 November 2011
My delegation welcomes and commends the overarching Report of the High Commissioner Mr. A. Guterres on situation of refugees, stateless and internally displaced persons around the world during one and a half years period.
Today's realities with their challenges related to economic and financial crisis, international and local military conflicts, natural and manmade disasters provoke wide global and regional human movements, forcing all acting parties – countries of origin, transit and destination, international and non-governmental organizations, business and civil societies and others to unite their efforts to solve this problem. More ...Tags: third comittee