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MEETING WITH MR. VICTOR GERMAIN, MASTER’S DEGREE STUDENT AT SCIENCES PO - 2 NOVEMBER 2017


image   The Embassy of Malaysia in Paris values the need to engage with the younger generation in France. The youth are the future and it is only wise to engage them on important issues that will...

DEVELOPMENT VISIT STOPOVER BY YBHG. DATO’ SERI RAMLAN IBRAHIM, SECRETARY GENERAL OF THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF MALAYSIA


image H.E. Datuk Ibrahim Abdullah, Ambassador of Malaysia to France hosted a dinner in honour of YBhg. Dato' Seri Ramlan Ibrahim, Secretary General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia (KSU)...

COURTESY CALL ON H.E. MAURICE GOURDAULT-MONTAGNE, SECRETARY GENERAL OF THE FRENCH MINISTRY FOR EUROPE AND FOREIGN AFFAIRS


image On 26 October 2017, H.E. Datuk Ibrahim Abdullah, Ambassador of Malaysia to France made a courtesy call on H.E. Maurice Gourdault-Montagne, Secretary General of the French Ministry for Europe and...

VISIT OF INVESTKL TO THE EMBASSY OF MALAYSIA IN PARIS - 24 OCTOBER 2017


image   On 24 October 2017, the Embassy of Malaysia in Paris received a visit from InvestKL to discuss the purpose, objectives and functions of InvestKL as well as how the Embassy in Paris could...

THE ASEAN MEDEF BUSINESS FORUM IN CELEBRATION OF ASEAN’S 50TH ANNIVERSARY - 16 OCTOBER 2017


image The ASEAN-MEDEF Business Forum in celebration of ASEAN’s 50 th anniversary at MEDEF Headquarters, 55, avenue Bosquet Paris was held on 16 October 2017. This forum also allowed participants to...

ASEAN’S 50TH ANNIVERSARY RECEPTION - 16 OCTOBER 2017


image   The ASEAN 50 th anniversary reception was held at Hôtel Potocki, 27 Avenue de Friedland, 75008 Paris. In addition to commemorating the 50 th anniversary of ASEAN, the reception was also a...

MEETING BETWEEN HE DATUK IBRAHIM ABDULLAH, AMBASSADOR OF MALAYSIA TO FRANCE AND MME. LAURE D’ASTORG, SECRETARY GENERAL FRENCH ALLIANCE FOR SUSTAINABLE PALM OIL


image   On 6 October 2017, H.E. Datuk Ibrahim Abdullah, Ambassador of Malaysia to France, met with Mme. Laure d'Astorg, Secretary General of the French Alliance for Sustainable Palm Oil. The meeting...

ASEAN FILM FESTIVAL 2017 IN PARIS, 22-25 SEPTEMBER 2017


image   Malaysia participated in the ASEAN Film Festival 2017 at Musée national des arts asiatiques – Guimet, 6 place d’Iéna, Paris from 22-25 September 2017. The ASEAN-UNESCO Committee...

VISIT OF YAB DATUK PATINGGI ABANG HAJI ABDUL RAHMAN ZOHARI BIN TUN DATUK ABANG HAJI OPENG, CHIEF MINISTER OF SARAWAK TO EUROPE - 24 SEPTEMBER TO 2 OCTOBER 2017


image   YAB Datuk Patinggi Abang Haji Abdul Rahman Zohari bin Tun Datuk Abang Haji Openg, Chief Minister of Sarawak (YAB CM), began his official visit to Europe on 24 September 2017.   ...

ASEAN FAMILY DAY 2017 IN PARIS – 29 JULY 2017


image   Malaysia participated in the 2017 ASEAN Family Day at Parc Omnisports, Chemin De Ronde, 78290 Croissy-Sur-Seine on Saturday, 29 July 2017. This annual event was organized by the ASEAN...

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PRESENTATION OF CREDENTIALS BY H.E. DATUK IBRAHIM ABDULLAH, AMBASSADOR EXTRAORDINARY AND PLENIPOTENTIARY OF MALAYSIA TO THE PRINCIPALITY OF MONACO


image   H.E. Datuk Ibrahim Abdullah, Ambassador of Malaysia to France, presented his letter of credence to HSH Prince Albert II, Sovereign Prince of Monaco on Thursday, 13 July 2017 at the Palace of...

PRESS ARTICLES ON THE VISIT OF PRESIDENT FRANCOIS HOLLANDE TO MALAYSIA, 27 TO 28 MARCH, 2017


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MEETING WITH MR. VICTOR GERMAIN, MASTER’S DEGREE STUDENT AT SCIENCES PO - 2 NOVEMBER 2017


image   The Embassy of Malaysia in Paris values the need to engage with the younger generation in France. The youth are the future and it is only wise to engage them on important issues that will...

DEVELOPMENT VISIT STOPOVER BY YBHG. DATO’ SERI RAMLAN IBRAHIM, SECRETARY GENERAL OF THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF MALAYSIA


image H.E. Datuk Ibrahim Abdullah, Ambassador of Malaysia to France hosted a dinner in honour of YBhg. Dato' Seri Ramlan Ibrahim, Secretary General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia (KSU)...

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LA MALAISIE EN FETE


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LA MALAISIE EN FETE


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“PROTECTING CHILDREN FROM WAR" CONFERENCE - 21 FEBRUARY 2017

The Conference is a testimony of commitment from like-minded countries to protect children from war. It was well subscribed and attended by more than 300 participants. President Hollande delivered the opening statement and co-chaired the plenary session. The two roundtables as well as the three subsequent high level panels touched on the roots, impact, solutions as well as the way forward in ensuring the protection of children before, during and after wars.

 

Drawing on the observation of the ongoing discussions, HE Datuk Ibrahim Abdullah, Ambassador of Malaysia to France, agreed that children are affected when they join any groups involved in armed conflict either willingly or against their will. He then expanded the conversation by adding that another threat children face in conflict zones is being caught in the throes of war as an innocent bystander. This point was also emphasized by President Hollande when he thought of tens of thousands of young Syrians robbed of their childhoods who, when asked, would instinctively draw ruins instead of houses and fill the skies of their drawings with helicopters raining explosives instead of a flock of birds.

 

There was concurrence that there is no one size fits all solution so there is a need for tailored support to address the root causes and ensure the issue of children snared in armed conflict could be resolved and would not be repeated or perpetuated in the future.

 

While there was recognition child protection during conflict is just as important as post-conflict, it was accepted that the end of the peace process is the beginning of the process of building peace. In this connection, education provides opportunities for former child soldiers and allow them to become the builders of peace. With healed hearts and educated minds, the victims and positive change agents who have known the hatred and division that led to conflict will be filled with hope and equipped to build futures of their own choosing.

 

An accomplishment that was frequently highlighted during the Conference was the endorsement of the safe school declaration by France and Canada. Malaysia is among the 59 states that have endorsed the Safe Schools Declaration. The upcoming Second International Conference on Safe Schools, hosted by Argentina in Buenos Aires on 28-29 March 2017 is anticipated to be an important arena to share examples of good practice and address areas of improvement as well as ensure effective implementation of the commitments contained in the Safe School Declaration.

 

The Conference had achieved its purpose as there was unequivocal support from all parties in the global effort to support children in armed conflicts. Though there is progress, much more can still be done. As long as children are affected by fighting, the international community cannot give up the fight for children.

 

 

“I think of these tens of thousands of young Syrians whose childhood has been stolen. They were asked to draw and they did not draw houses and smiles but ruins. In the sky of their drawings, there were not birds but helicopters raining explosives. Based on these hundred drawings, UNICEF launched an awareness campaign in cooperation with a great artist, Brian McCARTHY. These drawings  show  the  lucidity  and  strength  of  these  children,  their  vitality  despite  the  nightmare against which their innocence collided.” ~ President Hollande

 

“Children should be protected and allowed to go to school in order to build futures of their own choosing instead of being shamefully used as child soldiers and robbed of their rights to health, education, and the simple right to be a child. Parties of conflict that enlist child soldiers are neglecting the single most important responsibility of being an adult – the responsibility to protect children… The future of our world is in our children’s hands. Healed hearts and educated minds will end the hatred and division that led to conflict and set in motion intergenerational cycles of peace.” ~ Mr. Anthony Lake, Executive Director of UNICEF

 

Roundtable 1 – The commitment of the international community to protect children from war.

 

 

 

Roundtable 2 – accounts from the field.

 

 

High-level panel 2: Preventing and fighting other serious violations and abuses against children in armed conflicts (moderated by Mr. Charles Badenoch, Vice-president of World Vision and the Honourable María Ángela Holguín Cuéllar, Minister of External Relations of Colombia.)

 

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie of Canada conveying the commitment to join France in endorsing the safe school declaration.

 

 

 

Summary of the high-level panels by the three chairs and rapporteurs.

 

 

Joint Press Conference by Ms. Leïla Zerrougui, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict (SRSGUN); Mr. Jean-Marc Ayrault, French Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development; and Mr. Anthony Lake, Executive Director of UNICEF.

 

 


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