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Permanent Mission of Sweden to the in NY. Member of the Security Council 2017-18, . Follow our ambassadors .

New York City
Joined February 2012
Born on 06 June

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    Big week ahead! 🇸🇪 Stefan Löfven & Foreign Minister will be at the to chair key meetings on our priorities: • 9 July: Open Debate • 10 July: Briefing • 11 July: Debate Follow → – At United Nations Security Council Chamber

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  2. 2 minutes ago

    Draft resolution S/2018 667 passed unanimously into resolution 2427, it emphasises that should be treated primarily as victims. More to follow!

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  3. Today , Open Debate on Children & Armed Conflict. represented by Minister for Children and Youth Affairs . Watch live at as we reaffirm that protecting children today prevents conflict tomorrow!

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  4. Virginia Gamba : Member State initiatives, such as the ministerial conference organized by France for the 10th anniversary of Paris Principles, the endorsement of Safe Schools Declaration & adoption of Vancouver Principles, continued to catalyze support for this agenda

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  5. Resolution 2427 on Children and Armed Conflict adopted unanimously by moments ago. Congratulations to our colleagues from to this important milestone, driving forward agenda. Bra jobbat!

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  6. 1 minute ago

    Virgina Gamba: The fate of thousands of children is dependent on Security Council action.

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  7. 14 minutes ago

    Put peace first by putting children first. speaks at a UN Security Council meeting on protecting children in armed conflict. Watch now →

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  8. 2 minutes ago

    SC unanimously adopted a new resolution on . The resolution reminds us to listen to children and make their voices heard - we need the children’s perspectives. Well done Sweden!

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  9. 5 minutes ago

    An impressive support to the agenda from all members of voting in favour and in total 95 co-sponsoring UN member states!

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  10. Happy to see strong support & engagement for the agenda! Today’s Open Debate on Children & Armed Conflict will include no less than 92 speakers - & we look forward to listening to all of them. Join us 10:00AM /16:00 CET → – At United Nations Security Council Chamber

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  11. Virginia Gamba at Open debate on : I have had the opportunity to follow the outstanding work undertaken by child protection actors on the ground first hand. I would like to take this opportunity to express my heartfelt gratitude for their commitment.

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  12. 7 minutes ago

    In The , Sweden has consistently raised the vulnerable situation of children in armed conflict, and today a new resolution on Children and Armed Conflict has been adopted. Protecting children today prevents conflicts tomorrow. Read more:

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  13. Pleased to be a co-sponsor of Resolution 2427 on Children and Armed Conflict , drafted and tabled by . Amb. Heusgen met Swedish PM Löfven before the open debate, confirming Germany‘s commitment to carry forward agenda.

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  14. The Security Council unanimously adopts Resolution on Children & Armed Conflict! ➡️ Protecting children today prevents conflicts tomorrow

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  15. 9 minutes ago

    Congrats on unanimous adoption of new resolution 2427; it was a pleasure to support you.

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  16. UN SecCo unanimously adopts Resolution on Children, Armed Conflict : "The central principle that children in armed conflict should be treated primarily as victims"

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  17. Virginia Gamba speaks at Open debate on : allow me to thank Sweden for its exceptional role as Chair of the Security Council Working Group on Children and Armed conflict and their dedicated support to the children and armed conflict mandate.

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  18. Security Coucil Resolution 2427 on Children and Armed Conflict is adopted and Open Debate starts under the theme: Protecting today prevents conflict tomorrow

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  19. UN Security Council passes Children in Armed Conflict resolution unanimously 15-0

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  20. 11 minutes ago

    In UN Security Council discussion on children and armed conflict, PM announces draft resolution supported by 95 states. Unanimous support for 2427/2018. "shocked" by appalling number of grave violations against children.

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  21. 12 minutes ago

    SRSG Virgina Gamba highlights importance of child protection actors in the field to members during

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