This Monday, the Foreign Minister of the Republic, Yván Gil, arrived in Geneva, Switzerland, to participate in the 52nd session of the Human Rights Council of the United Nations Organization (UN).
In his account on the social network Twitter, the Venezuelan Foreign Minister stressed that the Venezuelan delegation will expose in Geneva “the truth of a country that has tried to be subdued with criminal sanctions to threaten its good life.”
«We arrived in Genevaon behalf of the President @NicolasMaduro and the people of Venezuela, to present at the 52nd session of the United Nations #Human Rights Council the truth of a country that has tried to be subdued with criminal sanctions to threaten its good life” , public.
Venezuela and Zimbabwe
On the other hand, this Monday Foreign Minister Yván Gil also met in Geneva with the Minister of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs of Zimbabwe, HE Mr. Ziyamb Ziyamb, in order to deepen and strengthen bilateral relations.
“Fruitful meeting with the Minister of Justice, Legal Affairs and Parliamentarians of Zimbabwe, HE Mr. Ziyamb Ziyamb, to whom we convey our best wishes to continue deepening our bilateral relations, sharing the defense of the United Nations Charter,” Gil said at the social network.
Relations Venezuela and Zimbabwe
Venezuela and Zimbabwe are committed to continue strengthening bilateral relations in education, mining and health.
In this sense, in December 2022, Telesur and the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation signed a Memorandum of Understanding, to continue opening communication channels for the South-South Agenda.
This alliance between Telesur and the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation seeks to open ways to project the truth of the countries of the region abroad.
UN Human Rights Council
The Human Rights Council is an intergovernmental body within the United Nations system made up of 47 States responsible for the promotion and protection of all human rights throughout the world. UN.
You have the ability to discuss all the various thematic issues relating to human rights and situations that require your attention throughout the year.
UN High Commissioner
As will be remembered, at the end of January 2023, President Nicolás Maduro received the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Volker Türk, at the Miraflores Palace in Caracas.
At the meeting, the national president reiterated to the UN High Commissioner his willingness to work jointly to consolidate actions to protect human rights.