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STATEMENT made by Gennady Gatilov during the review of the Syrian National Report at the 40th session of the UN Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review Working Group

Full statement made by Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the UN Office and Other International Organizations in Geneva Gennady Gatilov during the review of the Syrian National Report at the 40th session of the UN Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review Working Group

On the 150th session of the Executive Committee of the World Health Organization

On January 24, 2022, the 150th session of the WHO Executive Committee began its work. Due to the restrictions caused by an unfavourable epidemiological situation, the event will be held in a "hybrid" format with the possibility of a video link participation. The Russian interministerial delegation is headed by Mikhail Murashko, Minister of Health of the Russian Federation.

On Russian voluntary contribution to the budget of the UN Road Safety Fund

The Government of the Russian Federation has decided to allocate a new voluntary contribution of 2 million to the budget of the UN Road Safety Fund.

Final Document of the Third Eurasian Women’s Forum

Final Document of the Third Eurasian Women’s Forum

STATEMENT of the Russian Representative during a Special Session SS33 of the UN Human Rights Council on Ethiopia

During a Special Session SS33 of the UN Human Rights Council on Ethiopia the Russian representative delivered the following statement: Russia reaffirms its commitment to the sovereignty, independence and territorial integrity of Ethiopia. The situation in the country remains complicated. Political settlement without a ceasefire is fundamentally impossible. Russia consistently opposes politicization of the situation in Ethiopia at the HRC. Further promotion of this topic in the HRC is counterproductive and does not contribute to the settlement of the military and political crisis in the country. (Read the full statement below)