Last update: Sep 11, 2019 Last update: 11 Sep, 2019


Office: Malta
Address: Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion Palazzo Parisio Merchants Street Valletta, VLT 1171 Malta
E-mail(s): foreignaffairs@gov.mt
Contact person: CEO
Phone: 2124 2191
Sectors: Regional Integration, Trade Regional Integration, Trade
Nr. of employees: 51-200
Types: Government Body Government Body
Status: Active


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The Directorate Global Issues is responsible for overseeing issues relating to the United Nations and other international organisations, including the Commonwealth. It also handles issues relating to human rights, disarmament, terrorism, environment, migration and asylum, maritime matters, sanctions and export control, candidatures and contributions. The Directorate coordinates and prepares the briefs for Malta’s delegations to the UN General Assembly. It also coordinates Malta’s periodical presentation of reports to various UN bodies such as the Human Rights Council and its subsidiary bodies, the Universal Periodic Review, the Committee on the Rights of the Child and the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights. Within the ambit of migration and asylum, the Directorate liaises with the Ministry for Home Affairs and National Security and the Permanent Representation of Malta to the EU in covering technical meetings as well as Senior Official discussions both in Brussels as well as in other capitals. The Directorate oversees the external dimension of migration policy and liaises with a number of international organizations and local entities in the drawing up of national policy and outreach activities.

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