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Ambassador Cindy McCain’s Remarks at the SDG16 Conference in Rome

Ambassador Cindy McCain’s Remarks at the SDG16 Conference in Rome The Conference was hosted by the  United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA) the  International Development Law Organization ,(IDLO) and the  Government of Italy. Rome, April 21 First of all, thank you to the Government of Italy, the International Development Law Organization, and the UN Department of Social and Economic Affairs for inviting me to join this extremely ...
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Deputy Chief of Mission Jennifer Harhigh’s remarks to the Standing Committee of the International Development Law Organization (IDLO)

The rule of law and access to justice are fundamental to sustainable development and lasting peace.  Our discussion of IDLO’s work in Liberia – which the United States is proud to support – demonstrates this very clearly.  There is no food security, or water security, or personal security, without public trust in state institutions, and ...
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Additional Humanitarian Assistance for the People of Ukraine

We call for an immediate end to Russia’s continuing war against Ukraine and for Russia to facilitate unhindered humanitarian access in Ukraine and safe passage for those who seek to leave the cities where they are trapped.  Humanitarian aid deliveries must be allowed to continue without interference, and humanitarian workers must have safe passage to deliver ...
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