During her visit to New York for UNGA77 - the 77th General Assembly of the United Nations - Foreign Minister Hadja Lahbib will co-chair a side event with the European Commissioner for Crisis Management, Janez Lenarčič, and the Minister of Gender, Family and Children of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Gisèle Ndaya Luseba, on the fight against impunity for conflict-related sexual violence.
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The protection and promotion of human rights, rule of law and international humanitarian law (IHL) and the fight against impunity are among Belgium's foreign policy priorities. Belgium pays particular attention to the fight against the use of sexual violence and to the protection of children in armed conflicts. In the context of the war in Ukraine, Belgium is therefore committed to defending these priorities in a concrete way by supporting initiatives lead by several of Belgium's international partner organizations.
Since the beginning of July, massive floods have affected about a hundred districts in Pakistan. Following these floods, Pakistan launched an appeal for international aid. In response to this request for help, Belgium, via B-FAST, will offer Pakistan 300 tents to shelter a total of 1800 people.