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Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator, Ursula Mueller - Briefing to the Security Council on the humanitarian situation in Syria, New York, 27 February 2020

Mr. President, I will begin my briefing today with the unfolding humanitarian catastrophe in northwest Syria, which continues to demand this Council's attention and action. I will also speak to the...

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Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator, Ursula Mueller - Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Week (HNPW): Statement at Geneva Launch of the IASC Disability Guidelines

As delivered Distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen, It is a pleasure to be here with you. This is an issue that is very close to my heart – the inclusion of persons with disabilities in all...

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Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator, Ursula Mueller – Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Week (HNPW): Closing Remarks at Event on ‘Media’s Influence on Humanitarian Donors’, 4 February 2020

International Conference Centre, Geneva, 4 February 2020 As delivered Good afternoon. I am very happy to be here, although I am sorry that I could not join for the discussion earlier, at least I come...

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Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator, Ursula Mueller – Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Week (HNPW): Statement at Geneva Launch of the IASC Disability Guidelines, 4 February 2020

International Conference Centre, Geneva, 4 February 2020 As delivered Distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen, It is a pleasure to be here with you. This is an issue that is very close to my heart...

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Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator, Ursula Mueller – Humanitarian Networks and Partnerships Week (HNPW): Opening Remarks for UNDAC Advisory Board Meeting, 4 February 2020

International Conference Centre, Geneva, 4 February 2020 As delivered Colleagues, ladies and gentlemen, I am honoured and privileged to open the 2020 United Nations Disaster Assessment and...

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oPt

Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator, Ursula Mueller – Briefing to the Security Council on the Humanitarian Situation in the occupied Palestinian territory, 21 January 2020

UN Headquarters, New York, 21 January 2020 As delivered Mr. President, Thank you for the opportunity to update the Council on the humanitarian situation in the occupied Palestinian territory. I have...

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Syria

Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator, Ursula Mueller - Briefing to the Security Council on the humanitarian situation in Syria, 19 December 2019

as delivered Madam President, distinguished Council Members. With the end of 2019 approaching, I am afraid that the humanitarian situation for people in many parts of Syria is worse than when the...

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Allocution de la Sous-Secrétaire générale des Nations unies pour les Affaires humanitaires et Coordonnatrice adjointe des secours d’urgence, Ursula Mueller, Audience avec le Gouvernement de la République du Niger

Niamey, 10 décembre 2019 Votre Excellence, Monsieur le Premier Ministre, mesdames et messieurs les ministres, mesdames et messieurs les représentants des autorités nigériennes, Chers collègues chefs...

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World

Asst. Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator, Ms. Ursula Mueller Remarks on “Geneva Conventions Serving Humanitarian Causes” at Conference on 70 Years of the Geneva Conventions: Challenges to Humanitarian Law

As delivered This year marks the seventieth anniversary of the Geneva Conventions, a cornerstone of international humanitarian law. It is with great pleasure that I am here today representing the...

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Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator, Ursula Mueller - Opening Remarks at Women, Peace and Security Side Event: A Shared Vision towards the Realization of the Women, Peace and Security Agenda

I am delighted to be here for this important event leading up to the 20th anniversary of the Security Council Resolution 1325 next year. Gentlemen and ladies, This anniversary gives humanitarian and...

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Syria

Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator, Ursula Mueller - Briefing to the Security Council on the humanitarian situation in Syria, 19 September 2019

New York, 19 September 2019 As delivered Mr. President, distinguished Council Members. There have been several notable developments in Syria since the Under-Secretary-General briefed you three weeks...

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Yemen

Assistant-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator, Ursula Mueller - Briefing to the Security Council on the humanitarian situation in Yemen, 20 August 2019

As delivered Thank you, Madam President. Events in Yemen over the past several weeks have shown – yet again – just how volatile and devastating this war is. Its impact is seen most clearly in the...

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Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator Ursula Mueller - Opening remarks at the Secretary-General’s Spokesperson’s noon briefing on World Humanitarian Day – near verbatim, New York, 19 August 2019

We mark today, World Humanitarian Day, to honour aid workers around the world who often risk their own lives to help save and improve the lives of others. Sixteen years ago, on 19 August 2003, the...

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