Permanent Mission of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to the United Nations


Delcy Rodriguez and Rafael Ramirez held a meeting with the ambassadors of ALBA


New York, February 8, 2016.- Venezuelan Foreign Minister Delcy Rodríguez, and the Permanent Representative of Venezuela to the United Nations, Rafael Ramirez, held a meeting with the ambassadors of the Bolivarian Alliance of Our America (ALBA), with the objective of reviewing the policy agenda of member nations that make up this Latin American cooperation in the framework of Bolivariana Diplomacy of Peace.
At this meeting, they discussed the importance that Venezuela represents for the people of Latin America to be in front of one of the most important bodies of the United Nations, such as the Security Council, which is responsible for ensuring peace and security worldwide.
During the day, the Venezuelan delegates spoke with the ambassadors of the Community of American and Caribbean States (CELAC), reiterating the invitation to the foreign ministers of the aforementioned countries to accompany Venezuela during the Security Council’s Open Debate about the respect for the purposes and principles of the UN charter, which will take place on February 15.
During this visit to the United Nations, the Venezuelan delegation took part in a meeting with Jeffrey Feltman, Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs of the UN, regarding details about the Political Mission to Colombia, adopted unanimously by the Security Council on January 25th.
Moreover, on February 15, under the framework of Venezuela’s presidency in the Security Council, a symphony orchestra concert will be held at the headquarters of the United Nations, featuring the great conductor, Gustavo Dudamel.