UN staff must be protected, as they undertake life-saving work, Guterres says on International Day |

Source link In a message commemorating the International Day of Solidarity with Detained and Missing Staff…

Secretary-General appoints Jean Arnault as his personal envoy on Afghanistan |

Source link Stéphane Dujarric, spokesperson for Secretary-General António Guterres, said that Mr. Arnault “will work closely…

‘Some light at the end of the tunnel’ as pandemic turns one – Guterres |

Source link “So many lives have been lost”, said António Guterres, with “economies upended and societies left reeling. …

Make 2021 a year of possibility and hope, UN chief tells General Assembly |

Source link Outlining his priorities for the months ahead, Mr. Guterres emphasized that now is the…

Guterres hails entry into force of treaty banning nuclear weapons |

Source link António Guterres said that the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) also represents a “strong…

As COVID deaths pass two million worldwide, Guterres warns against self-defeating ‘vaccinationalism’ |

Source link “Behind this staggering number are names and faces: the smile now only a memory,…

Guterres to seek second five-year term as UN Secretary-General |

Source link Briefing correspondents at UN Headquarters in New York, his Spokesperson Stéphane Dujarric, confirmed that the…

UN chief highlights need for climate action, pandemic response, in commemorating 75th anniversary of the General Assembly |

Source link António Guterres was speaking on Sunday during a virtual event to commemorate the 75th…

UN mourns ‘legendary’ official, Sir Brian Urquhart dies at 101  |

Source link Expressing his deep sadness over Sir Brian’s passing, Mr. Guterres offered his condolences to…

General Assembly approves $3.2 billion UN budget for 2021 |

Source link The General Assembly body dealing with UN administrative and budgetary matters (Fifth Committee) had discussed…