Minister of Foreign Affairs H. E. Ms. Dunya Maumoon called on the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights His Excellency Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein yesterday. The meeting took place at the sidelines of the ongoing High Level Segment of the twenty-Eight session of the United Nations Human Rights Council.
During the meeting Minister Dunya briefed the High Commissioner on the current political situation in the Maldives and assured the Governmentâ€™s commitment in upholding the constitutional rights, rule of law and separation of powers. Discussions in the meeting also focused on the role played by the Maldives at the Council and High Commissioner expressed hope that the Maldives would continue its active role at the Council in addressing human rights issues around the globe.
The meeting was also attended by Officials of the Maldives Permanent Mission in Geneva.