Speeches from Asako Okai
Statement delivered by Asako Okai, Annual Event on the Rule of Law and Human Rights, Launch of B+HR Global Initiative and closing remarks.
Statement delivered by Asako Okai at the opening session of the tri-Partite partnership meeting to support National Human Rights Institutions in 2020
COVID-19 has exposed the full extent of human vulnerability. Recent UNDP estimates show that the Human Development Index – a combined measure of the world’s education, health, and living standards –…
Statement by Asako Okai at the 12th Global Forum for Migration and Development
Statement delivered by Asako Okai at the Global Refugee Forum Plenary Session- High Level Debate on Burden and Responsibility Sharing
Statement delivered by Asako Okai a the Global Refugee Forum- Development and HDP Nexus Addressing Forced Displacement, Geneva
Statement by Asako Okai at the Spotlight Session for the Global Refugee Forum: Innovation for Refugee Livelihoods SDG Impact Accelerator” hosted by Government of Turkey and UNDP, Palais de…
UN Forum on Business and Human Rights - "Time to act: Governments as catalysts for business respect for human rights" , Geneva
Panel discussion on ‘The interaction between the Human Rights Council and the United Nations Development Pillar towards preventing human rights violations’
Statement delivered by Asako Okai, UN ASG and Director of UNDP's Crisis Bureau at the 74th UN GA side event.