Tagged: Mona Juul

The situation in Afghanistan

Ambassador Mona Juul, Norway’s Deputy Permanent Representative, presented Norway’s statement on The situation in Afghanistan at the Security Council on 30 June 2010. Mr. President, The international support to Afghanistan is taking its toll...

U.N. debate on disarmament and non-proliferation

The UN General Assembly held a thematic debate on April 19 on disarmament and non-proliferation. Deputy Permanent Representative Mona Juul moderated the first discussion panel under the theme: “Disarmament and world security: Challenges for...

The situation in Afghanistan

Norway’s Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN, Ambassador Mona Juul, presented Norway’s statement on the Situation in Afghanistan to the Security Council on January 6, 2010. Ambassador Juul stressed that the UN should continue...

Afghanistan: increased commitment needed

Norway calls on the Afghan government to demonstrate a genuine interest to fulfil basic and crucial commitments towards its people and the international community. If not, President Karzai’s new administration may risk losing support....

Mona Juul: End rape as weapon of war

“Rape as a tactic of war victimises not only individuals and their families, but entire communities. It aggravates conflicts, undermines peace and jeopardises reconciliation.” That was the message from Norway’s Deputy Permanent Representative to...

Building Peace in Haiti

Norway’s deputy permanent representative to the United Nations, Mona Juul, says the international community must renew its push for peace and stability in Haiti. In a statement to the Security Council, Ambassador Juul said...

U.N. chief says welcomes criticism after Norway memo

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Wednesday he welcomed criticism, responding to a scathing internal memo by a Norwegian diplomat that was leaked to a newspaper last week. Ban told...

UN’s Secretary-General heads to Norway

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will travel to Norway next week, despite controversy caused by the leak of a Norwegian memo that was highly critical of him, the United Nations said on Aug. 24. Secretary-General...

Norway diplomat blasts “absent” U.N. chief: report

OSLO (Reuters) – Norway’s ambassador to the United Nations has accused Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon of weak, ineffective and at times counterproductive leadership during recent crises, the daily Aftenposten reported on Wednesday. Aftenposten published what...