Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights in the context of climate change

Statement by the Delegation of the Federated States of Micronesia Geneva, 28 June 2023 Mr. President, I thank you for the opportunity to deliver this statement in my national capacity. Our islands are at the forefront of the adverse impacts of climate change. Micronesia lies in the path of most...

Statement at adoption of Ocean Biodiversity treaty

Statement by the H.E. Jeem S. Lippwe, Permanent Representative, New York, 19 June 2023 Intergovernmental Conference on an international legally binding instrument under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction – third...

Informal meeting of the plenary on the intergovernmental negotiations on the question of equitable representation on and increase in the membership of the Security Council and other matters related to the Council

Statement by H.E. Jeem Lippwe Permanent Representative New York, 3 April 2023 Co-Chairs,  I join my distinguished colleagues in thanking you for convening this meeting. Micronesia aligns itself with the statement delivered by Her Excellency Ambassador Rhonda King of St. Kitts and Nevis, on behalf of the L69 Group.  Please...

Security Council Open debate on Peacebuilding and Sustaining Peace: “Investment in people to enhance resilience against complex challenges”

Mr. President, I wish to begin by thanking you, Mr. President, and the Government of Japan for convening today’s Open debate. I align my statement with those by Fiji on behalf of the members of the Pacific Islands Forum and by Palau on behalf of the Pacific SIDS. In October...