Lajčák in New York on disarmament as well as innovative communications vis-à-vis UN goals geared towards the public
The disarmament priorities focused on non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, Iran and its nuclear program, North Korea, US-UN relations especially with regard to the role of the United States in the global politics, as well as the need for creating a functioning framework of effective international treaties, verification mechanisms and methods featured in the meeting held in New York today (24 March) between Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Miroslav Lajčák and High Representative of UN Secretary-General for Disarmament Affairs Kim Won-soo. The head of Slovak diplomacy on Thursday gave an address at the UN within a high-level event on climate change.
Supporting the work of and contributing to the solutions set forth by the UN General Assembly in core issues like climate change and its impact on the environment, economy and security dominated the address given by Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Miroslav Lajčák at the High-level Action Event on climate change at the UN in New York today (23 March). The event, organized by Chairman of the 71st UN General Assembly Peter Thomson, serves to reinforce synergies between the two mutually interlinked topics: climate change and sustainable development.
Parízek: “ Slovakia as a neighbor is sincerely interested in prosperity and a peaceful future for Ukraine”
he 14th session of the Intergovernmental Slovak-Ukrainian Commission for National Minorities, Education and Culture was held at the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic today (23 March). The meeting was opened by the chair, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Lukáš Parízek; his co-chair on behalf of Ukraine was Svitlana Fomenko, Ukrainian Deputy Minister of Culture.
Lajčák at the meeting of the Global Coalition against Daesh: “The military action must go hand in hand with political process geared toward reconciliation”
At the invitation of U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, a meeting of 68 members of the Global Coalition against Daesh was held today (22 March) in the US capital, Washington, D.C., where the Slovak Republic was represented by Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Miroslav Lajčák. The meeting focused on discussing further priorities of the Coalition in all five dimensions of its efforts so as to make use of the current situation when Daesh is under pressure and on the defensive in all fronts.
Parízek with MPs: “We are witnessing unprecedented changes of security environment to which it is necessary to react with revision of Security Strategy
Lukáš Parízek, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, informed MPs of the National Council of the Slovak Republic today (22 March) on preparations for a strategic document – the new Security Strategy of the Slovak Republic.