The People’s Power Minister for Foreign Relations, Jorge Arreaza, held a working meeting on Friday with the new Director General of the Office of Nations in Geneva, Tatiana Valovaya.
The 16th Meeting of the Joint Monitoring Ministerial Committee of OPEC and non-OPEC countries ends successfully
The People’s Power Minister for Petroleum and president of Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A. (PDVSA), Manuel Quevedo, described the 16th Meeting of the OPEC + Joint Monitoring Ministerial Committee as a day of commitment, monitoring and cooperation between nations.
Within the framework of the World Energy Congress, the People’s Power Minister for Petroleum and president of Petróleos de Venezuela, S.A. (PDVSA), Manuel Quevedo, held important meetings with his counterparts from Nigeria, United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia, in preparation for the 16th Meeting of the OPEC + Joint Monitoring Ministerial Committee.
The Vice-minister for Multilateral Issues of the People’s Power Ministry for Foreign Relations, Alexander Yánez, held a meeting Wednesday in Geneva with the Director General of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), Antonio Vitorino.
The People’s Power Minister for Tourism and Foreign Trade, Félix Plasencia, announced that they analyze the possibility of directly connecting, via commercial air, the capitals and other cities of Russia and Venezuela.
During his speech this Thursday at the Biennial Panel on Unilateral Coercive Measures and Human Rights that took place at the UN-Geneva, in the framework of its 42nd session; Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza announced that this is part of the preparatory work that will lead the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) to “prepare a United Nations Declaration on the negative impact of unilateral coercive measures on the enjoyment of human rights and to the development of the attacked nations”.
The People’s Power Minister for Foreign Relations, Jorge Arreaza, said that the Venezuelan government, unlike Colombia, will demonstrate, with reliable and irrefutable evidence before the General Assembly of the United Nations Organization (UN), the manufacture of guerrilla acts in Colombian territory to assault Venezuela.
Once again, the NGO Fundalatin emphasized the Human Rights Council (HRC), at the UN-Geneva. On this occasion, it rejected the initiative of some Council member countries that promote the creation of a UN commission of inquiry for Venezuela.
Experts and representatives of Member States and Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) agreed on Thursday to reject the application of unilateral coercive measures from one country to another, due to their clear violation of international law and the Charter of the United Nations, while supporting the initiative to develop a proposal for an universal declaration by the UN on the negative effects of these interventionist actions.
The Foreign Minister of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Jorge Arreaza, raised on Thursday the need to review the criteria for the election of the member states of the Human Rights Council of the United Nations Organization (UN), because of their position before the unilateral coercive measures.
“Creating a commission of inquiry for Venezuela far from helping, will hamper the work” carried out in the country by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, warned on Wednesday the Secretary General of the International Solidarity Committee (COSI), Gabriel Aguirre, during his speech in an interactive dialogue framed in the 42nd Session of the Human Rights Council of the United Nations (UN).
On the occasion of the begening of the new period of activities of the Venezuelan Institute for Culture and Cooperation (IVCC); this Tuesday, the Venezuelan Embassy in Saint Lucia cordially invited all interested young people from Santa Clara to learn about Latin American culture and the Spanish language.