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Permanent Mission participated in the open dialogue session on Financing for Sustainable Development

The Permanent Mission of the Republic of Iraqto the United Nations participated in the open dialogue session on Financingfor Sustainable Development on Thursday, 28 February 2019. The dialogue waschaired by Ms. Amina Mohammed, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations.Ms. Amina ...

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Permanent Mission participated in the open dialogue session organized by the International Women's Forum

The Permanent Mission of the Republic of Iraq to theUnited Nations participated in the open dialogue session organized by theInternational Women's Forum on 28/2/2019, chaired by Ms. Inga King, Presidentof the Economic and Social Council.Ms. Inga highlighted the importance of ...

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Permanent Mission held a joint event at the United Nations

The Permanent Representative, Ambassador Mohammed Hussein Bahr Al-Uloom, met the Foreign Minister of Norway, Ms. Ine Eriksen Soreide, on the sidelines of the event held Mission of Iraq at the United Nations headquarter in New York on 1/3/2019, jointly ...

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The Permanent Representative participated in Special Committee meeting (C-24)

On 21/2/2019, The Permanent Representative participated in the meeting of the session of the committee on the Implementation of the Declaration on the Independence of Colonial Peoples and Countries, Which witnessed the election of the Permanent Representative of Grenada as ...

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Permanent Representative attended the General Assembly session on the situation in Ukraine

On Wednesday, 20February, The Permanent Representative attended the formal session of theGeneral Assembly of the United Nations, at the United Nations Headquarters inNew York, on the situation in the temporarily occupied territory of Ukraine,during which the States Members of the ...

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The Mission of Iraq participates in the meeting of the Arab Group at the level of Permanent Representatives

PermanentRepresentative Ambassador Mohamed Hussein Bahr Al-Uloom participated in themeeting held by the Arab Group at the level of Permanent Representatives on20/2/2019 under the chairmanship of Lebanon, the President of the League forthe month of February, and hosts Ms. Izumi Nakamitsu, ...

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Permanent Representative participated in the meeting of Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People

PermanentRepresentative Ambassador Mohamed Hussein Bahr Al-Uloom participated in thefirst meeting of 2019 in the United Nations Committee on the Exercise of theInalienable Rights of the Palestinian People, in the presenceof the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. Antonio Guterres, whereSenegal ...

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On 05/06/2018 at the elections session attended by all State-Members to the United Nations, Iraq participated to elect the President of the General Assembly Session 73 for the period (September 2018 – September 2019), where Ms. Maria Fernanda Espinosa of Ecuador was elected for this vital position. continue reading…

 

As part of the efforts to increase the corporation between Iraq and the United Nations, the Iraqi Permanent Representative Ambassador Bahr AlUloom met with USG Special Advisor for the Prevention of Genocide Mr. Adama Dieng On May 15th, 2018. continue reading…

  

The Administrative and Budgetary Committee held its second part of the resumed seventy-second session on 14 May 2018, to consider a number of items related to financing the United Nations budget including article 136 regarding the estimated budgets of the Special Political Missions particularly UNAMI.

The Iraqi PR H.E. Mohammed Hussien Bahr AlUloom gave a speech expressing gratitude to the United Nations Member States for their contribution to UNAMI, underlining the necessity to ensure adequate resources to meet the needs of the Iraqi people in the post-Daesh era and to continue to support the humanitarian efforts in the reconstruction phase.

The Permanent Representative of the Republic of Iraq H.E Ambassador Mohammed Hussein Bahr AlUloom, chaired a meeting of the First Committee on Disarmament and International Security on 14 May 2018.

 During The meeting; the members discussed the mechanisms of the Committee, means and approaches related to the revitalization of work of the Committee for future sessions. continue reading…

5/10/2018, Iraqi legislative elections began today for Iraqi nationals residing outside Iraq as the Independent High Electoral Commission opened several polling stations outside Iraq including 18 stations in the United States of America.

The polling stations in the States of New York and New Jersey opened today from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM and will remain open for two days (10-11/5/2018). The Permanent Representative of the Republic of Iraq to the United Nations in New York, H.E. Mohammed Hussien Bahr Al-Oloum and the staff of the Permanent Mission cast their vote. During a chat with Iraqi electors the Iraqi Ambassador stressed that elections are the cornerstone of the democratic process and pivotal to a peaceful transfer of power as well as the best way to progress and change.

Iraqi elections represent a big hope and they open a new outlook which reflects Iraqi people’s aspirations.

Sincerest gratitude to all those who contributed to the success of the electoral process, particularly to the Independent High Electoral Commission and all the staff of the polling stations.

Viva Iraq and its People!

On 7/5/2018, Permanent Representative of Iraq H.E. Ambassador Mohamed Hussein Bahr AlUloom received his counterpart Permanent Representative of Afghanistan, H.E. Ambassador Mahmoud Saikal at the Iraqi House in New York, where both parties discussed the promotion of developing of the bilateral cooperation, between the two friendly counties, at the United Nations.

On 23/4/2018 the Permanent Mission of Iraq to the United Nations in New York participated in the United Nations Security Council session on “Maintaining security and world peace: youth, peace and security”. continue reading…