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Statistics been Manipulated, Inflated and Sensationally Managed to Tarnish Eritrea

UNHRC 67th Session migration
Ambassador Tesfamicael Gerahtu

By Shabait,

Eritrean Delegation Statement
UNHRC 67th Session– EXCOM Meeting
3 – 8 October 2016

Presented by Ambassador Tesfamicael Gerahtu
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Eritrea

Geneva, 5 October 2016

Excellencies and Delegates

My delegation commends the UNHRC, EXCOM and the Chair person for organizing and leading the current session. I also congratulate you, HE Mr Filipo Grandi on your election as UN High Commissioner for Refugees and express my delegation’s readiness to engage and cooperate with your mandate.

We believe that the influx of migrants, forced displacements and refugees constitute a colossal force and challenge of today’s global reality. Accordingly, a governance of migration rooted on a development-migration nexus has decisive implications to the promotion of peace and security, and human right and development. Continue reading Statistics been Manipulated, Inflated and Sensationally Managed to Tarnish Eritrea