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Ahead of World Peace Day, UN chief says Global Goals are 'building blocks for peace'
21-09-2016

Ahead of the International Day of Peace, United Nations Secretary-General&n…

The Secretary-General's message on International Day of Democracy
13-09-2016

A year ago, the world's Governments agreed on an ambitious sustainable developme…

The Secretary-General's message on International Literacy Day
07-09-2016

This year, the world the world has embarked on implementing the ambitious and tr…

50th anniversary of International Literacy Day
07-09-2016

This year marks the 50th anniversary of International Literacy Day and UNESCO is…

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on the death of the President of Uzbekistan, H.E. Mr. Islam Karimov
02-09-2016

The Secretary-General is saddened to learn of the death of H.E. Mr. Islam Karimo…

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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