Hawa Walet Halid, widow and mother of four, lives in the remote village of Synah Ballah, in the Gao region of Eastern Mali. When her husband passed away in 2015, she was left alone with no one to provide for her and her children. “I could not meet the needs of my children such as feeding them, sending them to school and accessing health services,” Halid said.
Speech by Ms Margot Wallström, Minister for Foreign Affairs, 15 March 2018 in Rome, at the Conference "Preserving dignity and Sharing Responsibility – Mobilizing Collective Action for UNRWA". UNRWA is the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East.
Mr Secretary-General, Guterres High Representative Mogherini, Minister Shoukry, Minister Safadi, Commissioner-General Krähenbühl, Director-General Da Silva Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen,
The General Assembly of the United Nations, New York, 14 mars 2018
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It is an honour to be here. The UN is key in international efforts to promote gender equality, and women's and girls' full enjoyment of all human rights.
Sweden aligns itself with the statement made by Bulgaria on behalf ofthe EU, and its Member States.
National Statement delivered by the Deputy Foreign Minister of Sweden Annika Söder on behalf of Sweden at the United Nations Security Council Debate on Afghanistan, 8 March 2018, New York.
Statement on behalf of Sweden and Kuwait at the United Nations Security Council Briefing on Syria (Resolution 2401), 12 March 2018, New York.
Thank you Mr. President,