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March 11, 2010

Statement by H.E. Mr. Dian Triansyah Djani, Permanent Representative of Indonesia, at the Plenary Session of the Conference on Disarmament

Mr. President, As this is the first time that I am taking the floor under your wise and able presidency, permit me to express our appreciation for the efforts that you and your colleagues in the P-6 have undertaken in trying to forge consensus and to find solution. We would like to thank you for… Continue reading

March 11, 2010

Statement by the Indonesian Delegation at the 13TH Session of the HRC – Item 3: Report of the Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion and Belief and Report of the Special Rapporteur on Human Rights Defenders

Mr. President, I should firstly like to thank both Special Rapporteurs for their comprehensive reports and for the important contributions they have made within their respective mandates. We align ourselves with the statement made by Pakistan on behalf of the OIC. Mr. President, As a pluralistic society, Indonesia knows too well that discrimination and violence… Continue reading

March 10, 2010

Statement by the Indonesian Delegation at the 13th Session of the HRC – Annual Full-day Meeting on the Rights of the Child – Panel Discussion on the Protection of Boys and Girls from Sexual Violence : Prevention and Response

Mr President, Distinguished Panellists, Indonesia’s commitment to the promotion and protection of the rights of every Indonesian child is beyond question. The 1945 Constitution guarantees that “Every child shall have the right to live, grow and develop, and shall have the right to protection from violence and discrimination”. Furthermore, Article 34 (1) also states that… Continue reading

March 10, 2010

Statement by the Indonesian Delegation at the 13th Session of the HRC Annual Full-day Meeting on the Rights of the Child – Panel Discussion on Manifestations of Sexual Violence Against Boys and Girl

Mr. President, Distinguished Panellists, On behalf of my delegation, I would like to thank the panellists for their thought-provoking presentations today. Indeed our discussion is pertinent not only from the point of view of protecting our children from the scourge of sexual violence but also from that of securing our future as a whole. My… Continue reading

December 2, 2009

Statement by Minister of Trade of Indonesia. H.E. Mrs. Mari Pangestu, at the Working Session II of the 7th WTO Ministerial Meeting – “The WTO’s Contribution to Recovery, Growth and Development”

Thank you Chair, Our world now is confronted with the worst financial and economic crisis since the Great Depression. The evolving crisis, which began within the world’s major financial centers, has spread throughout the global economy, causing severe social, political and economic impacts. We are deeply concerned about its adverse impact on development. The global… Continue reading