24 March 2016, Geneva, Switzerland - Ref: 130/2016

The United Nations Human Rights Council concluded its 31st Session in Geneva today. An active member of the Council with a small Mission, the Maldives participated in the debates and the negotiations on a number of key human rights issues during the session. This council session adopted 37 resolutions and 2 decisions on substantive human rights issues.

23 March 2016, Male’ - Ref: 126/2016

Minister of Home Affairs, H.E. Mr. Umar Naseer attended a reception held on the occasion of the Seventy-Sixth Anniversary of Pakistan Day, as the Chief Guest. At the reception held at Hotel Jen, Home Minister Umar Naseer addressed the function and conveyed warm greetings on behalf of His Excellency President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom, and the people of Maldives, to His Excellency President Mamnoon Hussain, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and the friendly people of Pakistan.

23 March 2016, Male’ - Ref: 125/2016

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives, Her Excellency Dunya Maumoon has sent a message of greetings to the Advisor to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs, His Excellency Sartaj Aziz, on the occasion of the Seventy-Sixth Anniversary of Pakistan Day.
Minister’s message reads as follows:

22 March 2016, Rome' - Ref: 123/2016

The Minister of Foreign Affairs Her Excellency Ms. Dunya Maumoon, met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Italy, His Excellency Paolo Gentiloni, today. At a luncheon meeting hosted by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Italy, both Ministers discussed on areas of furthering bilateral cooperation between the two countries. Foreign Minister Dunya commended on Italy's commitment and special attention it gives to Small Island Developing States such as the Maldives. Italian Foreign Minister assured continued support to the Maldives in combatting climate change.

21 March 2016, Rome;

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Her Excellency Ms Dunya Maumoon arrived in Italy today on official visit, on the invitation of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Italy, His Excellency Paolo Gentiloni. During the visit Foreign Minister Dunya will hold discussions with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Italy and senior officials of the Italian Government on strengthening bilateral cooperation between the two countries.