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Statement by the Secretary-General on International Day of Peace
20-09-2015

This year’s International Day of Peace comes at a time of deadly violence…

Secretary-General’s Message for International Day of Democracy
15-09-2015

Civil society is the oxygen of democracy. We see this clearly in the world&rsqu…

UN Women to continue to work on women empowerment
02-09-2015

In August, UN Women Multi-Country Representative for Central Asia Elaine Conkiev…

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For four years, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, has been taking…

The history of nuclear testing is one of suffering, with the victims of more than 2,000 nuclear tests often from the most vul…

Former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan was remembered on Wednesday as the embodiment of the global Or…

We mark World Humanitarian Day every year on 19 August, to express solidarity with people affected by humanitarian crises and…

UN family in Uzbekistan