Permanent Mission of Australia
to the United Nations
New York

Latest statements

6 June 2017

Statement at the UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS Executive Board Meeting

4 May 2017

Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues: Statement on International Year of Indigenous Languages in 2019

4 May 2017

Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues: Statement on UNPFII and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

1 May 2017

Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues: Statement at the Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur

28 April 2017

Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues:  Statement on Enhancing Participation of Indigenous Peoples at the United Nations

27 April 2017

Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues: Statement on the Empowerment of Indigenous Women

26 April 2017

Implementation of the six mandated areas of the Permanent Forum with reference to the UNDRIP: Economic Development

25 April 2017

Statement at the High-level Event for the tenth anniversary of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People

24 April 2017

Joint Statement on tenth anniversary of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People

10 March 2017

Statement to the UN Security Council on the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA)

03 March 2017

Consultations on Treaty Banning Production of Fissile Material for Nuclear Weapons

01 March 2017

Statement to the Economic and Social Council on Operational Activities Segment

21 February 2017

Statement to the UN Security Council on Maintaining International Peace and Security: Conflicts in Europe

13 February 2017

Statement to the UN Security Council on Protecting Critical Infrastructure

24 January 2017

High Level Statement on Sustaining Peace

10 January 2017

Statement to the UN Security Council on Sustaining Peace

19 December 2016

Statement to the UN Security Council on United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA)

9 November 2016

Statement to the UN General Assembly on Reports of the ICTY and the Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals

7 November 2016

Statement at the UN Security Council on peacekeeping operations facing asymmetric threats

7 November 2016

Statement at the UNGA Plenary Meeting on Intergovernmental Negotiations on Security Council Reform 

4 November 2016

Statement on the Report of the Human Rights Council

31 October 2016

Statement in the UNGA Third Committee Human Rights General Discussion - Item 68(b)

31 October 2016

Statement to the UNGA on the Report of the International Criminal Court

20 October 2016

Statement on the New Urban Agenda at the Habitat III Conference

5 October 2016

Statement on Social Development in the UNGA Third Committee

4 October 2016

Statement in the General Debate of the UNGA First Committee

7 September 2016

Statement at the UNGA Debate on Sexual Exploitation and Abuse in Peacekeeping

2 August 2016

Statement  at the UNSC Debate on Children and Armed Conflict

17 July 2016
Statement by Australia, Malaysia, the Netherlands, Ukraine, and Belgium on second anniversary of the downing of Flight MH17

13 July 2016
High-level Thematic Debate: UN @70 – Human Rights at the Centre of the Global Agenda

21 June 2016
Statement at the UNSC Debate on the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA)

21 June 2016
CANZ Statement: Commemoration of the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

1 June 2016
Joint Statement to NGO Committee

24 May 2016
Statement at the UN Security Council Open Debate on United Nations-African Union Cooperation

11 May 2016
Statement at the UN Security Council Open Debate on Countering the Narratives and Ideologies of Terrorism

11 May 2016
Statement at General Assembly High-level Thematic Debate on Peace and Security

27 April 2016
Statement at UNGA Adoption of the Resolution on the Review of the Peacebuilding Architecture

29 March 2016
Statement at the Preparatory Committee on Biological Diversity Beyond Areas of National Jurisdiction

21 March 2016
Statement at the UNSC Open Debate on Prevention and Resolution of Conflicts in the Great Lakes Region

23 February 2016
Statement at the UNSC Open Debate on the Review of the Peacebuilding Architecture

21 January, 2016
CSW60 Multistakeholder Forum on Implementing the 2030 Agenda

16 February, 2016
Statement to the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations

21 December,  2015
United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA)

8 December, 2015
Pacific Islands Forum statement on Oceans and Law of the Sea