Publication date: 2013-06-14 Statement of the Georgian Foreign Ministry on the United Nations Resolution 'on the Status of Internally Displaced Persons and Refugees from Abkhazia, Georgia and the Tskhinvali region/South Ossetia, Georgia'
On the 13th of June 2013 during its 67th Session, the General Assembly of the United Nations adopted a Resolution 'on the Status of Internally Displaced Persons and Refugees from Abkhazia, Georgia and the Tskhinvali Region/South Ossetia, Georgia', reasserting the fundamental rights of internally displaced persons (IDPs).
The Resolution condemns the demographic changes made by force in the occupied regions, emphasizing the right of all internally displaced persons and refugees, regardless of ethnicity, to a safe and dignified return to their places of origin, and focusing upon the need to fully respect and protect their property rights.Read more...
Publication date: 2015-04-09 Georgia was elected as a member of Governing Council of the United Nations Human Settlement Programme – UN-HABITAT and Executive Committee of the Programme of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
On 8th of April 2015, at the meeting of the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations, in New York, Georgia was elected as a member of the Governing Council of the United Nations Human Settlement Programme – UN-HABITAT for the term starting on the day of elections until the end of 2019. The UN-Habitat is the United Nations programme working for improving the urban development. It is mandated to promote a development of socially and environmentally sustainable human settlements and adequate shelters for all. The Council is composed of 58 member states and it shapes the UN-Habitat’s policies by developing and promoting the main objectives and priorities.
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