NEW YORK, 18 September 2017-“I am pleased to be with you for the 9th Annual New York City Climate Week.
It is an honour to be with so many climate action leaders from business, states and regions, cities and national governments. We all know that climate change is a challenge for our generation. Continue reading
NEW YORK, 18 September 2017-“I am honored to be with you today for this important event.
I thank UNFPA and the co-sponsors, Canada, Denmark, Iraq, Nigeria and the European Union, for bringing us together to focus on the urgent challenge of rebuilding shattered lives and communities.
Chibok and Yezidi girls and women have undergone horrific human rights violations at the hands of violent extremists. Continue reading
NEW YORK, 18 September, 2017- “It is good to be with you today.
It is a positive sign that so many senior business leaders have joined us for this important meeting.
There are more private sector representatives than ever before from almost every industry.
A large number of new initiatives have been announced in support of the 2030 Agenda.
NEW YORK, 18 September, 2017-“Secretary-General,
Ladies and gentlemen,
Good morning. I’m so pleased to be here with you today.
Financing the 2030 Agenda is fundamental to its successful implementation.
The Addis Ababa Action Agenda (AAAA) on Financing for Development provides a roadmap for shifting capital away from ‘business as usual’ towards investment in increased prosperity, social inclusion and environmental regeneration. Continue reading
NEW YORK, 18 September 2017-“Excellencies,Ladies and Gentlemen,It is an enormous pleasure to be with you today starting our – I would say – “difficult week,” in which I will do everything possible to make sure that we take advantage of this fantastic gathering of decision makers from all over the world to really give a strong impulse also to the Agenda 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals.
NEW YORK,14 September 2017-The Special Committee on the Situation with regard to the Implementation of the Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples wishes to convey its profound solidarity with the peoples of Caribbean countries and territories affected by Hurricane “Irma”. Continue reading
NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER 15, 2017-The United Nations Secretary General, Antonio Guterres will today commemorate the International Day of Peace through ringing the UN peace Bell at the Peace Garden at UN Headquarters and by observing a minute of silence.
The UN’s Department of Public Information Outreach section organized the Student Observance on 15 September 2017 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at UN Headquarters in New York.
In Tanzania, The day will be commemorated on 23rd September at Mwembe Yanga grounds.
UNIC Dar es Salaam and partners are organizing the event.
THE WEBSITE :http://www.un.org/africarenewal/africaga2017 FOR VISIBILITY OF AFRICA’S PARTICIPATION IN THE UN GA