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.

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Publication date: 2014-10-25 On 14 October 2014, Tamta Kupradze Counsellor, Permanent Mission of Georgia to the United Nations made a statement before the Third Committee of the UN General Assembly under the Agenda item 27, Advancement of Women.

The statement reaffirmed Georgia's commitment to the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action and its support for all mechanisms to end violence against women.  It underlined the importance of putting empowerment of women and girls at the center of the sustainable development and that women shall be given the opportunity to exercise their full potential through education, political participation, and economic empowerment

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