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Dr. Michael Imran Kanu, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Sierra Leone to the United Nations

Dr. Michael Imran Kanu at the ICC-ASP New York Working Group Meeting

Dr. Michael Imran Kanu, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Sierra Leone to the United Nations, presided over the fifth meeting of the International Criminal Court Assembly of States Parties (ICC-ASP) New York Working Group at the United Nations headquarters in New York. As Vice President of the ICC-ASP and Coordinator of the New York Working […]

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Keynote Address By Her Excellency Dr. Mrs Fatima Maada Bio First Lady Of The Republic Of Sierra Leone

Keynote Address By Her Excellency Dr. Mrs Fatima Maada Bio First Lady Of The Republic Of Sierra Leone ECOSOC High Level Political Forum Side Event On “Gender Equality In Law: Action Needed To Achieve Sdg 16 And The 2030 Agenda

Excellency, USG Guy Ryder,  Excellencies, Distinguished Ladies and Gentlemen,  I am delighted to be in this important company of champions for gender equality, and to deliver this keynote address. I bring you warm greetings from the Government of Sierra Leone, led by the indefatigable gender champion, the President His Excellency Brig. (Rtd.) Dr. Julius Maada Bio,

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First Lady Her Excellency Dr. Fatima Maada Bio Arrives in New York for the 2024 Global First Ladies Academy

First Lady Her Excellency Dr. Fatima Maada Bio Arrives in New York for the 2024 Global First Ladies Academy

The First Lady of the Republic of Sierra Leone, Her Excellency Dr. Fatima Maada Bio has arrived in New York for the 2024 Global First Ladies Academy. Hosted by the Global First Ladies Alliance and the Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health, the Academy brings together the work of the Alliance to support First

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Isaac Bayoh and Madame Zainab Hawa Bangura

Harnessing Civil Society for Global Impact- The Strategic Role of Sierra Leone at the UN Civil Society Conference: Empowering Youth and Steering Multilateralism

In the corridors of global diplomacy, small nations often wield an outsized influence through strategic positioning and advocacy on critical issues. This year, Sierra Leone, a current member of the UN Security Council for the 2024-2025 term, has exemplified this role. The participation of Mr. Isaac Sheku Bayoh, Sierra Leone’s Lead Youth Peace and Security

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H.E. MR. AMARA S. M. SOWA CHARGE D’AFFAIRES A.I. DEPUTY PERMANENT REPRESENTATIVE

Sierra Leone Statement at the UN Security Council Explanation of votes in favor of the ‘Adoption of the Red Sea’ Resolution 2722

BY H.E. Amara SM SowaDeputy Permanent Representative Mr. President, Sierra Leone wishes to thank the United States and Japan for their efforts in extending the reporting mandate of the Secretary-General on the Houthi attacks on merchants and commercial vessels in the Red Sea in line with paragraph 10 of resolution 2722.  We are gravely concerned about

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Sierra Leone elected to the Bureau of the BBNJ Preparatory Commission

Sierra Leone elected to the Bureau of the BBNJ Preparatory Commission

Building on the successful leadership of the African Group in negotiating the “Agreement 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 (BBNJ), Sierra Leone has been elected as a member of the Bureau of the Preparatory Commission.

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His Excellency Timothy Musa Kabba, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Republic of Sierra Leone

11th Ministerial Meeting of Foreign Ministers of the African Union Committee of Ten (C-10) on 10th June in Algiers, Algeria

His Excellency Timothy Musa Kabba, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Republic of Sierra Leone (Chair), and His Excellency Ahmed Attaf, Minister of Foreign Affairs and National Community Abroad of the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria (Host), co-hosted the Eleventh Ministerial Meeting of the Foreign Ministers of the African Union Committee of

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