Secretary-General
António Guterres
Secretary-General
António Guterres
Secretary-General
António Guterres
Secretary-General
António Guterres
Secretary-General
António Guterres

What's happening this week at the UN? #HolocaustRemembrance & much more. List of events is here: https://t.co/U76dONw7SD https://t.co/LJlMmgurTi

RT @Refugees: The latest from Nigeria's border where we are working with partners, the authorities + generous locals to support vulnerable…

Stand with the 🌏's 370M indigenous peoples who face challenges to their right to self-determination, traditional lands, education & more https://t.co/kZsNWlOMGi #WeAreIndigenous https://t.co/LAQJguocRN

RT @WFP_MENA: Have you already picked your favorite #FoodforThought plate? Check out these #Insta posts & share them with your friends → ht…

RT @antonioguterres: Unity and courage. That is what we need to rise to the challenges the world faces today. https://t.co/ZOcREljaoS http…

.@UNRWA operates on front lines of conflict situations, providing 500K refugee children with education, teaching them human rights & tolerance. More here: https://t.co/64pvvom6TM https://t.co/fm993MdIqs

RT @UN_News_Centre: Syria: UN rights officials decry ‘devastating’ impact of surging violence on civilians (@UN_GP_RtoP) https://t.co/RByTk

Climate change is intensifying extreme weather events. Here's how all of us can take climate action: https://t.co/K0aDMReTMd  #ParisAgreement https://t.co/wDU28TAhUj

Secretary-General
António Guterres

RT @UNGeneva: A student under 32 years of age❓ Passionate about #humanrights ❓ Interested in learning directly from UN experts in Geneva…

UN Peacekeepers leave their families behind and travel to some of the most hostile environments on the planet. More on the brave men & women #ServingForPeace here: https://t.co/lZYeCoS6BZ https://t.co/TCJzRKFOUg

We must stand together against the normalization of hate. We must stand up to political opportunists who profit by scapegoating & vilification. —@antonioguterres on #HolocaustRemembrance at @ParkE_Synagogue https://t.co/sAepLjBwEd https://t.co/ZF48iAaS2O

RT @UNFPA: “I learned that contraceptives don’t lead to infertility,” says Fatima (37), a Syrian refugee and mother of six in Jordan. See h…

⬆️ taxes on sugary drinks = ⬇️ consumption + savings on healthcare. Here are key facts about overweight & obesity: https://t.co/mgI2fRjcAL https://t.co/jp0kcEazOi

No one should have to live in fear simply because of who they are or whom they love. All human beings are born free & equal in dignity & rights.https://t.co/6XDvW0S87d https://t.co/l5tGbhq5QK

The UN works around the 🌍 to protect @refugees, providing them with food, shelter, education, health services & more: https://t.co/caA7Ib2jDe https://t.co/iaF6UqHCIn

If you know a person or organization that has made exceptional contributions to peace & tolerance? Nominate them for the @UNESCO-Madanjeet Singh Prize here: https://t.co/VnxGA0t5GS

21 Jan 2018

With the crisis in war-ravaged Yemen continuing to deteriorate, United Nations agencies and humanitarian partners have launched a $2.96 billion response plan to reach over 13 million people with lifesaving assistance.

21 Jan 2018

Senior United Nations officials, including Secretary-General António Guterres as well as the head of the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) have strongly condemned a terrorist attack on a hotel in the country's capital, Kabul.

RT @FAOKnowledge: Unacceptable. We produce enough food to feed everyone, yet 815 million people are going hungry: https://t.co/CPCKJACPp0

Acrobats of the ocean: @UNDP trains tour operators in sustainable whale watching: https://t.co/qefhd1kvrt #GlobalGoals https://t.co/r14EeMsRds

RT @Refugees: Here's how aid workers know what to do in nightmare scenarios https://t.co/mSz9s2aaYU https://t.co/9jJ4mNYdav

"Get to know your neighbors, don't judge" -- ZamZam Yusuf fled violence in Somalia & now shares her refugee experience to break the stereotypes that surround millions on the move today. Our latest podcast: https://t.co/hj8pDVvJnW

RT @UNFPA: Human rights are violated every time a girl is subjected to female genital mutilation (FGM) or forced into child marriage. To pr…

Secretary-General
António Guterres

Strengthening role of local communities in wildlife management should be at centre of combating illegal wildlife trade in wildlife, says @UNEP https://t.co/c1LVDBALbT https://t.co/iJRBfpMDXR

RT @antonioguterres: Hate is on the rise. Nazi symbols, mindsets and language are back. Today at Park East Synagogue, I met Holocaust survi…

RT @WHO#Depression after childbirth is common. Seeking help is good for you and your baby. The first step is talking #LetsTalk https://t.…

Do you know a hero making a difference to the lives of families forced to flee their homes? Nominate them today ⬇️ https://t.co/J7JSkl5IAa

RT @antonioguterres: Humanitarians have launched the largest-ever appeal for the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Nearly $1.7 billion is n…

RT @UNEP: Over three billion people depend on marine & coastal biodiversity 🐟🦀🐙 for their livelihoods. Here's how we're working to ensure a…

UN Peacekeepers come from different countries, cultures & backgrounds -- but share a common purpose to protect the most vulnerable. https://t.co/lZYeCoS6BZ #ServingForPeace https://t.co/0d7dnsOviG

Young girls in refugee camps learn to make their own pads & start their hygiene-boosting businesses. Menstrual hygiene awareness can play a key role in determining girls’ future. https://t.co/MpQbuAuDxY

Thanks @JaceNorman for visiting us at UNHQ to show support for UN @free_equal#GlobalGoals! Check out our @instagram story for more 📸 (handle: unitednations) https://t.co/d3mzR0XcfF

.@WFP’s on the move and there’s no place too remote. Here’s what the world's largest humanitarian agency fighting hunger worldwide accomplishes on any given day: https://t.co/6OKYV2gSge https://t.co/hubf2gbuGn

20 Jan 2018

At least 13 Syrians, including two children, lost their lives to freezing temperatures in eastern Lebanon as they tried to enter the country from Syria, United Nations humanitarian agencies have reported.

20 Jan 2018

Warning that hate is on the rise and that Nazi symbols, mindsets and languages are back, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has called for vigilance against anti-Semitism and discrimination of all kinds.

RT @UN_Women: Today, we carried the #OlympicTorch in South Korea, leading up to the #PyeongChang2018 #Olympics & calling for gender equalit…

More than 120 countries provide military & police to @UNPeacekeeping Peacekeepers serve at great personal risk & under harsh conditions to help others. https://t.co/lZYeCp9I0z #ServingForPeace https://t.co/AfUQPqbapJ

More than 120 countries provide military & police to @UNPeackeeping. Peacekeepers serve at great personal risk & under harsh conditions to help others. https://t.co/lZYeCp9I0z #ServingForPeace https://t.co/fCBfOf7LhB

United Nations Audio
19 Jan 2018
Cameroonian families seek refuge in Utanga, Obanliku, Nigeria, after fleeing insecurity in English-speaking parts of their homeland. Photo: UNHCR/Elizabeth Mpimbaza Increasing concern for women and children fleeing Cameroon — UNHCR The number of women and children fleeing from English-speaking areas of Cameroon into Nigeria...
United Nations Audio
19 Jan 2018
Lakshmi Puri, Deputy Executive Director of UN Women. UN News/Fatima E. Mendez 2017 was a watershed year for women and women's rights around the world. From the Global Women's March last January, to the #MeToo movement, women around the world stood up and demanded their right to be heard. They insisted on the right to thrive...

RT @UN_News_Centre: As more flee #Cameroon's English-speaking areas, the @UN expresses concern over the safety of women and children https:…

19 Jan 2018

More than four million children have been impacted by extreme violence in Iraq, many robbed of their childhood and forced to fight on the frontlines, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said Friday.

19 Jan 2018

During her visit to South Sudan, the new Executive Director of UNICEF, Henrietta Fore, urged an end to conflict to bring back hope and safety for the young people of the strife-torn nation. More at UN News: http://bit.ly/2FUN7kZ

19 Jan 2018

Top stories from UN News this week: Pressing global concerns for 2018 Security Council visits Afghanistan Humanitarian crisis in DR Congo Read more on UN News: www.un.org/news/

19 Jan 2018

Highlights of UN events during the week of 22 January 2018 Secretary-General’s report on reform of the UN development system World employment and social outlook for 2018 Conference on Disarmament Security Council debate on the Middle East International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust More to...

Four years of a man-made conflict have left children sick, hungry and on the brink of death in South Sudan. Only an end to hostilities can bring back hope and safety -- @unicefchief https://t.co/TdClGhm2ln https://t.co/c24MML4Tg1

19 Jan 2018

At the end of January, young activists and leaders from every corner of the world will descend on New York for the annual Youth Forum of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). Here, they will meet ministers and high-level officials of governments, UN agencies and other international organizations. The key difference...

RT @UNGeneva#Honduras: at least 22 people were killed in the context of post-electoral protests 29 Nov-22 Dec. "There should be full pub…

19 Jan 2018

Elephants, giraffes, rhinos and other magnificent mammals targeted in wildlife conservation areas of Central Africa are under threat of extinction, caught in the crosshairs of armed groups and highly-militarized poachers, the United Nations environment wing warned on Friday.

19 Jan 2018

Statement by H.E. Antonio Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General, on building regional partnership in Afghanistan and Central Asia as a model to link security and development during the 8162nd meeting of the Security Council.

19 Jan 2018

Concerned over the devastating impact of escalating violence in Syria, where dozens of people in eastern Ghouta have been killed in recent airstrikes, and schools and hospitals are being deliberately destroyed, senior United Nations officials have underscored the obligation on all parties to the conflict, and the...

19 Jan 2018

Daily Press Briefing: Senior Personnel Appointment, Afghanistan, Syria, Yemen, South Sudan, Honour Roll Briefing by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: ------------------ - SECRETARY-GENERAL NAMES RENATA DWAN HEAD OF U.N. INSTITUTE FOR DISARMAMENT RESEARCH - SECRETARY-GENERAL HIGHLIGHTS...

19 Jan 2018

Throughout history, insect pests have posed challenges by spreading diseases, damaging crops and affecting environments, causing damage of more than 70 billion dollars a year. With climate change, insects are moving into new areas and authorities must implement strict quarantine measures – even within countries. Initially...

19 Jan 2018

As swelling numbers of people flee English-speaking areas of Cameroon for Nigeria, the United Nations on Friday expressed concern over the precarious situation of women and children, which make now up about 80 per cent of the approximately 10,000 registered refugees in eastern Nigeria’s Cross River state.

RT @antonioguterres: Sustainable development helps prevent and end conflict and sustain peace, in Afghanistan, Central Asia and around the…

Low-income and young people have the highest health benefits from taxes on sugary drinks: https://t.co/MfHclbXAUh https://t.co/Cod2orm5XL

19 Jan 2018

The threats of violent extremism and transnational organized crime in Afghanistan reverberate across Central Asia and the world and countering them cannot be the responsibility of one country alone, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said Friday, urging regional and multilateral cooperation, based firmly on human rights.

19 Jan 2018

Hekmat Khalil Karzai, Deputy Foreign Minister of Afghanistan, addresses the Security Council meeting on maintenance of international peace and security, with a focus on building regional partnership in Afghanistan and Central Asia as a model to link security and development.

19 Jan 2018

Mark Field, Minister of State for Asia and the Pacific of the United Kingdom, addresses the Security Council meeting on maintenance of international peace and security, with a focus on building regional partnership in Afghanistan and Central Asia as a model to link security and development.

19 Jan 2018

Abdulaziz Kamilov, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan, addresses the Security Council meeting on maintenance of international peace and security, with a focus on building regional partnership in Afghanistan and Central Asia as a model to link security and development.

19 Jan 2018

Domingo Mituy Edjang, Secretary of State of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Equatorial Guinea, addresses the Security Council meeting on maintenance of international peace and security, with a focus on building regional partnership in Afghanistan and Central Asia as a model to link security and development.

19 Jan 2018

John Sullivan, Deputy Secretary of State of the United States of America, addresses the Security Council meeting on maintenance of international peace and security, with a focus on building regional partnership in Afghanistan and Central Asia as a model to link security and development.

19 Jan 2018

Sergey V. Lavrov, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, addresses the Security Council meeting on maintenance of international peace and security, with a focus on building regional partnership in Afghanistan and Central Asia as a model to link security and development.

19 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres (right) meets with Sergey V. Lavrov, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.

19 Jan 2018

Statement by H.E. Antonio Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General, on building regional partnership in Afghanistan and Central Asia as a model to link security and development during the 8162nd meeting of the Security Council.

RT @UNWebTV: LIVE now: UN Security Council meeting on the maintenance of international peace and security - Building regional partnership i…

19 Jan 2018

Sheikh Sabah Khalid Al Hamad Al Sabah (left), Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the State of Kuwait, addresses the Security Council meeting on maintenance of international peace and security, with a focus on building regional partnership in Afghanistan and Central Asia as a model to link security and development.

19 Jan 2018

Jacek Czaputowicz, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Poland to the UN, addresses the Security Council meeting on maintenance of international peace and security, with a focus on building regional partnership in Afghanistan and Central Asia as a model to link security and development.

19 Jan 2018

View of the Security Council meeting on maintenance of international peace and security, with a focus on building regional partnership in Afghanistan and Central Asia as a model to link security and development.

19 Jan 2018

Kairat Abdrakhmanov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan and President of the Security Council for the month of January, addresses the Security Council meeting on maintenance of international peace and security, with a focus on building regional partnership in Afghanistan and Central Asia as a model to...

19 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres (centre right) speaks with Kairat Abdrakhmanov (centre left), Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan and President of the Security Council for the month of January, before the Security Council meeting on maintenance of international peace and security, with a focus on...

19 Jan 2018

Kairat Abdrakhmanov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan and President of the Security Council for the month of January, opens the Security Council meeting on maintenance of international peace and security, with a focus on building regional partnership in Afghanistan and Central Asia as a model to link...

19 Jan 2018

Treating patients with the correct amount of radiation is essential to help cure cancer. When the dose is too high, it can be harmful to the patient, when it's too low, cancer cells will not respond and the cancer will not be cured. Dosimetry is used to determine the necessary dose of radiation. Produced By: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

19 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres addresses the Security Council meeting on maintenance of international peace and security, with a focus on building regional partnership in Afghanistan and Central Asia as a model to link security and development.

• Winter clothing kits • School heating • Thermal blankets Without ⬆️, many vulnerable refugees couldn't get through winter. Join @unicef in helping them: https://t.co/3tPZ8KyKd3 https://t.co/BoOpW1Iu4R

RT @UNFPA: “When I take part in the activities here, I forget my worries,” says Musito (17), one of 2,000 Congolese #refugees who have acce…

.@UNFPA is providing safe haven for women & girl refugees. Here's how you can help: https://t.co/2GMlxUcwIg https://t.co/wFjXYWW8UK

RT @UNODC#Traveldonttraffic! Tourists can help fight trafficking of cultural artifacts. Before purchasing cultural objects: 👉Ask about th…

Somalia: $1.6B needed for life-saving aid to 5.4 million people affected by ongoing drought: https://t.co/GLIcCZfLOT https://t.co/ZB0F19JdC9

19 Jan 2018

Following a two-day visit to conflict-ravaged South Sudan, where a quarter of a million children are severely malnourished and at imminent risk of death, the head of the United Nations children's agency has said only an end to hostilities can bring back hope and safety to the children and young people there.

RT @UN_News_Centre: The US decision to cut funding for @UNRWA threatens “one of the most successful and innovative human development endeav…

#TBT to 1961: refugee children study at an @UNRWA school. UNRWA provides 500K refugee children with an education, teaching them human rights & tolerance. https://t.co/64pvvom6TM https://t.co/YpF84Vbebh

18 Jan 2018

Sergey Lavrov, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, on his way to the press briefing room.

18 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres meets with Danilo Türk, Chairman, Global High-Level Panel on Water and Peace.

18 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres meets with Danilo Türk, Chairman, Global High-Level Panel on Water and Peace and Panel Members.

18 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres meets with Leila Zerrougui, In-coming Special Representative of MONUSCO.

18 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres meets with Maman Sidikou, Out-going Special Representative of MONUSCO.

18 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres meets with Maman Sidikou, Out-going Special Representative of MONUSCO, and Ms. Leila Zerrougui, In-coming Special Representative of MONUSCO.

18 Jan 2018

Kairat Umarov, Permanent Representative of Kazakhstan to the UN and President of the Security Council for the month of January, briefs journalists.

18 Jan 2018

Press conference by Sergey Lavrov, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.

18 Jan 2018

Journalists seen in the briefing room during the press conference by Sergey Lavrov, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.

18 Jan 2018

Sergey Lavrov, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, briefs press.

Secretary-General
António Guterres

RT @antonioguterres: Global anxieties about nuclear weapons are the highest since the Cold War. Security Council unity is essential for dip…

RT @icao: NEWS RELEASE: Continued passenger traffic growth and robust air cargo demand in 2017! A new, record 4.1 billion passengers were c…

18 Jan 2018

Warning of a “dramatic deterioration” in the humanitarian crisis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) over the last 12 months, United Nations agencies and relief partners on Thursday launched the largest-ever funding appeal for the vast central African country.

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18 Jan 2018
UN Secretary-General António Guterres addresses the Security Council meeting on Non-proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction, with a focus on confidence-building measures. Photo: UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe Dialogue and confidence vital to prevent, resolve conflicts, says UN chief Amid growing concerns over weapons of mass...
Secretary-General
António Guterres
18 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres addresses the Security Council meeting on Non-proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction, with a focus on confidence-building measures.

18 Jan 2018

A record 4.1 billion passengers took to the skies in 2017 onboard some 37 million scheduled flights globally, the United Nations civil aviation agency reported Thursday, highlighting that the fastest growth was seen among low-cost carriers.

Disasters push 24M people into poverty every year. We have to move from managing disasters to managing the risks which drive them, like climate change. @UNISDR's @RobertGlasserUN explains: https://t.co/TizXoPPjJb https://t.co/0nBkUHGeYD

18 Jan 2018

The upward trend in global temperatures marked by record-shattering warmth in 2015 and 2016 kept pace last year, with the United Nations weather agency warning Thursday that continued pressure on the Arctic in 2017 will have “profound and long-lasting repercussions on sea levels, and on weather patterns in other parts of the world.”

Global average temperature in 2017 was 1.1°C above the pre-industrial era. As global temperatures continue to rise, the effects of climate change are undeniable. https://t.co/7zT2VeKj4l https://t.co/B0oTAh7LR3

18 Jan 2018

Daily Press Briefing: Secretary-General, Syria, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Central African Republic, Kenya, Colombia, Mexico, Press Conference Tomorrow, Park East Synagogue, Honour Roll Briefing by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: ------------------- - WITH GROWING THREAT OF...

RT @Refugees: “Once you have borne witness, you cannot turn away.” Cate Blanchett, UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador, on why she's dedicated to hel…

Encouraged by "small signs of hope," @antonioguterres says we need to "expand diplomatic efforts to achieve the peaceful denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula." https://t.co/5mMD0sHVpc https://t.co/aAQk15bc5e

Secretary-General
António Guterres
18 Jan 2018

Conflict is not always linear, with a clear beginning, middle and end, the President of the United Nations General Assembly said Thursday, urging a new approach to peace that requires action at all stages of the conflict cycle.

18 Jan 2018

Remarks by Antonio Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General, at Security Council session on non-proliferation and confidence-building measures.

18 Jan 2018

Worldwide concerns over nuclear weapons are the highest they have been since the Cold War, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said Thursday, calling for comprehensive political solutions that include dialogue and negotiation to prevent, mitigate and resolve conflicts.

RT @UNDPINGO: Have a question for Jane Connors, @UN's newly appointed Victims' Rights Advocate on sexual exploitation and abuse? Watch the…

Secretary-General
António Guterres

RT @UNWebTV: LIVE now: UN Security Council meetings on - Non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction - Maintenance of international pe…

18 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres meets with Erlan Abdyldayev, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic.

.@UNRWA operates on front lines of conflict situations, providing 500K refugee children with education, teaching them human rights & tolerance. More here: https://t.co/64pvvo4vvc https://t.co/hHgp5czTpl

18 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres (left) meets with Erlan Abdyldayev, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic.

18 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres meets with Lim Sung-nam, First Vice Foreign Minister of the Republic of Korea.

RT @UNGeneva: The Committee on the Rights of the Child is a body of 18 independent experts monitoring the Convention's implementation. Lea…

18 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres meets with Natalia Gherman, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia.

18 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres meets with Sirodjidin Aslov, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan.

18 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres meets with Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al Hamad Al Sabah, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Foreign Affairs of the State of Kuwait.

18 Jan 2018

Security Council meeting on the maintenance of international peace and security.

18 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres (right) walks with Nursultan A. Nazarbayev (centre), President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, at United Nations Headquarters.

18 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres (right) meets with Andrzej Duda, President of the Republic of Poland.

18 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres (right) meets with Nursultan A. Nazarbayev, President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

18 Jan 2018

View of attendants of the Security Council before the meeting on Non-proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction, with a focus on confidence-building measures.

18 Jan 2018

Kairat Abdrakhmanov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan and President of the Security Council for the month of January, addresses the Security Council meeting on Maintenance of International Peace and Security.

RT @UNRWA: We are "launching in the next few days a global fundraising campaign to capture the large-scale commitment to keeping our #schoo

18 Jan 2018

Nikki R. Haley, Permanent Representative of the United States, addresses the Security Council meeting on Non-proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction, with a focus on confidence-building measures.

18 Jan 2018

Nursultan A. Nazarbayev, President of the Republic of Kazakhstan and President of the Security Council for the month of January, in conversation with Sergey V. Lavrov, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation during the 8160th Security Council meeting on Non-proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction, with a...

18 Jan 2018

View of attendants at the Security Council meeting on Non-proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction, with a focus on confidence-building measures.

18 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres and Nursultan A. Nazarbayev, President of the Republic of Kazakhstan and President of the Security Council for the month of January, seen during the Security Council meeting on Non-proliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction, with a focus on confidence-building measures.

“The Butterfly Project”, a new exhibit at UNHQ in #NYC, pays tribute to 1.5M children murdered during Holocaust. More on #HolocaustRemembrance from @UNHOP: https://t.co/bLqlPhkneM https://t.co/Gry9qrXEIG

RT @UNLibrary: Where can I find the reform proposals of @UN Secretary-General @antonioguterres#AskDag https://t.co/fSGEIwMbGq https://t.c…

Everyone, everywhere, can do something to make our world more safe, sustainable & secure -- @antonioguterres https://t.co/kKdsIVBps1 https://t.co/MjKkFvaYOm

RT @antonioguterres: Climate change is moving faster than we are. We need to invest in the future, not the past. My remarks to the General…

RT @WFP: WFP is one of the largest humanitarian organisations giving out cash. In 2017, over US$1.3 billion was transferred for food 👇 http…

All human beings are born free & equal in dignity & rights. #StandUp4HumanRights & record your #RightsOutLoud: https://t.co/QVjNysFx7R https://t.co/9x1kQxveyt

RT @UN_News_Centre: The United Nations (@UNSMILibya) is poised to increase its presence in Libya to support the country's post-conflict tra…

17 Jan 2018

The UN Humanitarian Coordinator for Somalia, Peter de Clercq, outlines the priorities in the 2018 Humanitarian Response Plan for the country, which includes relief operations in areas with emergency situations, as well as addressing protection gaps for the most vulnerable such as women, children and internally displaced people.

17 Jan 2018

The United Nations Mission in the troubled Central African Republic, known by its French acronym, MINUSCA, has given armed groups in the north of the country 48 hours to clear out.

RT @UN_Women: For the 1st time in history, we have full parity in the top leadership of the United Nations." -- SG @antonioguterres pledges…

17 Jan 2018

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Wednesday welcomed the second anniversary of the day when Iran was confirmed to have taken a series of nuclear-related actions under the nuclear agreement reached with key countries in 2015.

17 Jan 2018

The decision by the United States to withhold more than half its annual funding commitment to the United Nations relief agency providing aid for Palestine refugees threatens “one of the most successful and innovative human development endeavours in the Middle-East,” the head of the body said Wednesday, warning that the...

United Nations Audio
17 Jan 2018
Larissa Néoumangue, 16-year-old mother of one, sought refuge at the Protestant church of Saramandja, one of the spontaneous internally displaced people sites in Paoua, CAR. Photo: OCHA/Yaye Nabo Sène Armed groups fighting in the north of the Central African Republic (CAR) have been given 48 hours to withdraw in order to...
United Nations Audio
17 Jan 2018
A child is measured by a health professional to determine whether she is suffering from severe acute malnutrition in Eastern Ghouta, Syrian Arab Republic, 30 October 2017. ©UNICEF/UN0142210/Tom/OCHA Around 120 critically-ill children trapped in the besieged enclave of Eastern Ghouta, in Syria, are in urgent need of...
17 Jan 2018

Elizabeth Spehar, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP), briefs press after UNFICYP consultations in the Security Council.

17 Jan 2018

Matthew Nimetz (in foreground), Personal Envoy of the Secretary-General for the talks between Greece and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, speaks to journalists on the status of discussions on the “name” issue between the two nations. Pictured behind him is Vasko Naumovski, Representative of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia.

17 Jan 2018

Matthew Nimetz, Personal Envoy of the Secretary-General for the talks between Greece and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, speaks to journalists on the status of discussions on the “name” issue between the two nations. Mr. Nimetz was joined by Adamantios Vassilakis (left), Representative of Greece, and Vasko...

17 Jan 2018

Matthew Nimetz, Personal Envoy of the Secretary-General for the talks between Greece and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, speaks to journalists on the status of discussions on the “name” issue between the two nations. Mr. Nimetz was joined by Adamantios Vassilakis (left), Representative of Greece, and Vasko...

17 Jan 2018

Adamantios Vassilakis, Representative of Greece, looks on as Matthew Nimetz (not pictured), Personal Envoy of the Secretary-General for the talks between Greece and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, speaks to journalists on the status of discussions on the “name” issue between the two nations.

17 Jan 2018

Vasko Naumovski, Representative of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, looks on as Matthew Nimetz (not pictured), Personal Envoy of the Secretary-General for the talks between Greece and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, speaks to journalists on the status of discussions on the “name” issue between the two nations.

17 Jan 2018

Matthew Nimetz (centre), Personal Envoy of the Secretary-General for the talks between Greece and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, speaks to journalists on the status of discussions on the “name” issue between the two nations. He is flanked by Adamantios Vassilakis (left), Representative of Greece, and Vasko...

17 Jan 2018

Matthew Nimetz (centre), Personal Envoy of the Secretary-General for the talks between Greece and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, speaks to journalists on the status of discussions on the “name” issue between the two nations.

17 Jan 2018

Matthew Nimetz (centre), Personal Envoy of the Secretary-General for the talks between Greece and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, speaks to journalists on the status of discussions on the “name” issue between the two nations. He is flanked by Adamantios Vassilakis (left), Representative of Greece, and Vasko...

Thousands are fleeing violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Displaced people & victims of violence need urgent assistance. https://t.co/4kWUHvzU89

17 Jan 2018

The United Nations is implementing its Action Plan for Libya to create the necessary conditions for the completion of the North African country’s post-conflict transition, the head of UN mission there said Wednesday.

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17 Jan 2018
Women gather at a food distribution point in Nyanzale, North Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo. The distribution targets the most vulnerable households and serves around 30 per cent of all displaced families. Photo: OCHA/Ivo Brandau Humanitarian situation in DRC deteriorates due to enormous funding gap: IOM The...

RT @RefugeesChief: Financial crisis at @UNRWA must be avoided, for the sake of millions of Palestinian refugees depending on its education+…

17 Jan 2018

Daily Press Briefing: Iran, Syria, UNRWA, Libya, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Somalia, Myanmar Briefing by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. HIGHLIGHTS: - SECRETARY-GENERAL WELCOMES SECOND ANNIVERSARY OF IMPLEMENTATION OF JOINT COMPREHENSIVE PLAN OF ACTION - U.N. ENVOY INVITES SYRIAN DELEGATIONS...

17 Jan 2018

The serious deterioration in the humanitarian situation in the Democratic Republic over the past year has been further complicated by recent floods and health crises, the United Nations migration agency said Wednesday, appealing for urgent funding to ensure continued assistance and protection for millions in need.

At stake is the access of refugees to primary health care, including pre-natal care and other life-saving services - @PKraehenbuehl Palestine refugees depend on @UNRWA's help. https://t.co/V9voJKH6ig

Secretary-General
António Guterres
17 Jan 2018

While Somalia, with the international community’s help, averted famine last year, long-term solutions for drought, conflict and displacement must still be found, the United Nations office in the country said Wednesday, launching the 2018 humanitarian response plan, which calls for $1.6 billion to protect the lives of 5.4 million people.

17 Jan 2018

Remarks by António Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General, on his priorities for 2018, at an informal meeting of the General Assembly this week.

RT @UNICEF: Half a million Rohingya refugee children at risk in overcrowded camps in Bangladesh with cyclone and monsoon season on horizon…

Secretary-General
António Guterres

RT @UNWebTV: LIVE now: UN Security Council meetings on - Security Council mission to Afghanistan (12-15 January 2018) - The situation in Li…

17 Jan 2018

Ghassan Salamé (on screen), Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL), briefs the Security Council meeting on the situation in Libya.

17 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres (right) holds global town hall meeting with United Nations staff members.

17 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres holds global town hall meeting with United Nations staff members.Staff members at UN headquarters attend the town hall meeting.

17 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres holds global town hall meeting with United Nations staff members.Staff members at UN headquarters attend the town hall meeting.

17 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres holds global town hall meeting with United Nations staff members.Senior leadership of the organization seen facing camera.

17 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres holds global town hall meeting with United Nations staff members.Alison Smale (second right), Under-Secretary-General for Global Communications, and staff members at UN headquarters attend the town hall meeting.

17 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres holds global town hall meeting with United Nations staff members.Staff members at UN headquarters attend the town hall meeting.

17 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres holds global town hall meeting with United Nations staff members.Staff members at UN headquarters attend the town hall meeting.

17 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres (right) holds global town hall meeting with United Nations staff members.

17 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres (right) holds global town hall meeting with United Nations staff members.

17 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres holds global town hall meeting with United Nations staff members.Staff members at UN headquarters attend the town hall meeting.

Check out our @instagram story to see more from @antonioguterres' speech to the #UNGA on his outlook for 2018 (handle: unitednations) https://t.co/ln6oftmla0

17 Jan 2018

Matthew Nimetz (right), Personal Envoy of the Secretary-General for the talks between Greece and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, speaks to journalists on the status of discussions on the “name” issue between the two nations. Pictured behind him is Adamantios Vassilakis, Representative of Greece.

RT @WHO#Depression is the leading cause of disability worldwide. Depression can be treated. The first step is talking #LetsTalk https://t…

17 Jan 2018

Nepal has been hard hit by climate change. Rural farmers are the worst affected. Many of them, like Laxmi Sunar, cope by reducing their food intake and migrating. The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is supporting hundreds of women farmers, like Laxmi, in a project designed to help farmers adapt to the impact of...

17 Jan 2018

Matthew Nimetz (left), Personal Envoy of the Secretary-General for the talks between Greece and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, speaks to journalists on the status of discussions on the “name” issue between the two nations. Also pictured, at right: Vasko Naumovski, Representative of the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia.

Everyone, everywhere, can do something to make our world more safe, sustainable & secure -- @antonioguterres https://t.co/kKdsIVBps1 https://t.co/vx13Vs3pDE

RT @UNPeacekeeping: More women in peacekeeping means more effective peacekeeping. We work to empower women to participate in peace processe…

Everyone has a role to play in achieving gender equality. Here's how: https://t.co/hXdPIZ7UIE https://t.co/lXtdVpbmyh

17 Jan 2018

Intensification in hostilities across Syria is having a “devastating” impact on civilians, United Nations agencies in the war-ravaged country said Wednesday, warning that the fighting is also severely limiting life-saving humanitarian operations.

RT @antonioguterres: There is nothing inevitable about poverty or inequality. We need a true new deal for fair globalization. https://t.co/

RT @Refugees: Refugees in Hungary are leaving traumas behind and making new friends 👐 https://t.co/CA2CVjpntN https://t.co/sQDjZFEZQ9

Secretary-General
António Guterres

In Yemen since 2015: 5,000 children killed or injured 3 million born into war 1.8 million acutely malnourished Children must be protected. https://t.co/LJRqvRfnRw

RT @UNHumanRights: UN experts call on #Iran to halt the execution of Abolfazl Chezani Sharahi, who was sentenced to death at age 15. He's d…

16 Jan 2018

Voicing serious concern over the continued political impasse and violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the United Nations Security Council has called upon all political actors to exercise maximum restraint and to address their differences peacefully.

16 Jan 2018

On top of the already-desperate conditions in Syria’s war-ravaged East Ghouta and north-west Idlib governorate, a violence upsurge is intensifying insecurity, the United Nations food relief agency said Tuesday.

16 Jan 2018

The UN children’s agency, UNICEF, warned that the already dire situation of Rohingya refugee children could be further compounded, as the cyclone and monsoon seasons draw close in Bangladesh. More at UN News: http://bit.ly/2ENMp7U

Even in the face of headwinds & hatred, we must uphold the values of the UN Charter. But we can only do that together, as United Nations & one human family -- @antonioguterres https://t.co/kKdsIVjOAt https://t.co/Sl1MVynz86

16 Jan 2018

The traditional Assyk games of Kazakhstan and Italy’s culinary art of the Neapolitan ‘Pizzaiuolo’ are two of the newest elements inscribed on the United Nations Representative List of intangible contributions to preserve for future generations.

United Nations Audio
16 Jan 2018
UN Secretary-General António Guterres addresses the press following an informal briefing with Member States on 16 January. Photo: UN Photo/Mark Garten "Greater unity and courage" needed in year ahead: UN chief Countries across the world need to display "greater unity and courage" to tackle deepening crises and "new...
United Nations Audio
16 Jan 2018
A patient lies sick in the cholera ward of Goma’s general hospital in 2017. Photo: UNICEF/John Wessels (file) The current outbreak of cholera in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), is worsening, with almost twice as many suspected cases reported in 2017, compared to the previous year. That's according to the World...

RT @antonioguterres: From conflicts to climate change to mass migration, women's empowerment will make the difference. https://t.co/ZOcRElA

16 Jan 2018

Having taken office with a call for peace to be the watchword of 2017, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Tuesday said the world instead had ‘gone in reverse,” and that there are critical areas that need action in the New Year, including climate change, the nuclear issue on the Korean Peninsula, the Middle...

RT @UN_Spokesperson: At a time of troubling crackdowns on the independence of the media, I will continue to defend freedom and safety of th…

Secretary-General
António Guterres

In a 🌍 where we produce enough food for everyone, nobody should go hungry. Reduce food waste & do your part for #ZeroHunger: https://t.co/nlUtZ49kAp https://t.co/IwOMllh0rn

RT @UN_Spokesperson: Secretary-General @antonioguterres tells Member States: we need greater unity and courage to meet today’s most urgent…

RT @antonioguterres: Deepened conflicts. New dangers. Nuclear tensions at a high. We need greater unity to meet the challenges we face. Wa…

RT @UNWebTV: LIVE at 10am EST: Briefing by the @UN Secretary-General @AntonioGuterres on his outlook for 2018 📹 Watch #UNGA informal meeti…

The UN ... 🔹helps over 1 million women a month overcome pregnancy risks 🤰 🔹vaccinates 45% of the world's children, saving 3 million lives a year 🔹& much more: https://t.co/W8kYO3dZ2v https://t.co/MAbt8lgRWp

16 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres (right) meets with Prince Khalid bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Ambassador of ‎the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the United States of America.

16 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres briefs journalists on his priorities for 2018.

16 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres briefs journalists on his priorities for 2018.

16 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres (on screen) briefs the General Assembly on his priorities for 2018.

16 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres briefs the General Assembly on his priorities for 2018.

RT @UNODC#Fisheries crime has a devastating ecological, social and economic impact. What can be done? 🔹Law enforcement 🔹Compliance with i…

.@UNICEF is fighting deadly diseases that are threatening Rohingya refugee children in Bangladesh. You can help: https://t.co/lR3jmA5Hgp https://t.co/mA4oO3Ot2x

RT @UNHumanRights#Indigenousrights must be respected during #Kenya climate change project, say UN human rights experts https://t.co/SMSfg

"I tried to be a human shield" - veteran humanitarian Roberto Mignone from UNHCR (@refugees) explains why he became an aid worker: https://t.co/RoUMsHzs1T

16 Jan 2018

As the brutal conflict in Yemen nears its grim third anniversary, malnutrition and disease are running rampant in the country and virtually every child there is dependent on humanitarian aid to survive, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said on Tuesday.

16 Jan 2018

As the Bay of Bengal region gears up for cyclone and monsoon seasons, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is warning that more than half-a-millon Rohingya children already living in “horrific” conditions in makeshift settlements in Bangladesh may face compounded risks of disease and displacement.

RT @UN_News_Centre: “In many parts of Afghanistan, violence continues unabated and people need support more than ever,” said @tobylanzer, t…

RT @UN_Spokesperson: The Secretary-General announced today the appointment of Bience Gawanas of Namibia as Special Adviser on Africa: https…

Since 2011, @WFP has been on frontlines in Syria, distributing food to 4 to 5 million people every month: https://t.co/GOKdOtbSQR https://t.co/e8uUTGd0SE

RT @UNESCO: A universal message of justice. A symbol of tolerance. A dream of peace. Martin Luther King Jr. was born #OnThisDay in 1929.…

RT @UN_Spokesperson: The Secretary-General condemns the twin terrorist attacks in Baghdad today. He expresses his deepest sympathies to the…

International tourist arrivals grew by 7% in 2017 to a total of 1,322 million. We must ensure this growth benefits everyone & is in line with #GlobalGoals: https://t.co/CCYEtoP1X0 https://t.co/BqbZMdiged

15 Jan 2018

Strongly condemning two terrorist attacks in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has underscored the Organization’s support for the country in its fight against terrorism.

15 Jan 2018

On a two-day visit to Colombia, Secretary-General António Guterres stressed the UN’s solidarity and commitment to the peace process in Colombia.

International tourist arrivals grew by 7% in 2017 to a total of 1.3 million. We must ensure this growth benefits everyone & is in line with #GlobalGoals: https://t.co/CCYEtoP1X0 https://t.co/cU3qnKGrcJ

United Nations Audio
15 Jan 2018
UN Security Council President Kairat Umarov (left) shakes hands with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani at the Presidential Palace in Kabul. The Council undertook a visit to Afghanistan from 13 to 15 January 2018. Photo: UNAMA/Fardin Waezi Security Council makes unannounced visit to support Afghan peace efforts The Security...
15 Jan 2018

Somali refugee ZamZam Yusuf has a message for any neighbours who think she doesn’t have the right to call Leicester, in the English Midlands, home.

15 Jan 2018

International organizations, policy experts, statisticians and civil society came together on Monday at a United Nations-supported forum in Paris to answer the global call for more accurate and timely information on migration flows and examine how improved data collection can feed into better policymaking.

15 Jan 2018

The United Nations Security Council, during a weekend mission to Afghanistan, reiterated its support for the Central Asian country’s efforts to restore peace, stability and progress.

RT @UNStats: Getting the data right #ForMigration! More than 400 experts expected to gather for #IFMStats on 15-16 Jan. They have one purp…

15 Jan 2018

Daily Press Briefing: Secretary-General's Press Conference, Senior Personnel Appointment, Colombia, Afghanistan, Syria, Yemen, Libya, Central African Republic, Security Council, Migration and Tourism Briefing by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: ------------------ - SECRETARY-GENERAL TO...

RT @pahowho: Did you know that six #Caribbean countries and territories were certified last year by @WHO for having eliminated mother-to-c…

United Nations Audio
15 Jan 2018
ZamZam Yusuf at UN Headquarters in New York. UN News / Matt Wells Somali refugee ZamZam Yusuf has a message for any neighbours who think she doesn't have the right to call Leicester, in the English Midlands, home. "I would like to offer you a cup of tea" at my house, says the 30-year-old mother-of-four, who came to UN...

We can all stand up against racial prejudice & intolerant attitudes. Be a human rights champion & #FightRacism on #MartinLutherKing Day & every day: https://t.co/siDRqxkzEm https://t.co/0OYV6XUHVi

15 Jan 2018

United Nations - The UN Security Council undertook a visit to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, 13 - 15 January 2018. The first Council visit to Afghanistan since 2010, it was an opportunity to reiterate the Security Council’s support for the Government and people. Press Release:

15 Jan 2018

Empowering indigenous women – who have higher malnutrition rates than any other social group and typically earn far less than men – is key to successfully fighting hunger and extreme poverty, the United Nations agriculture chief has said.

15 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres meets with Abdulaziz Kamilov, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

15 Jan 2018

Amal Mudallali (right), new Permanent Representative of the Republic of Lebanon, presents her credentials to Secretary-General António Guterres.

15 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres meets with Professor Spyridon Flogaitis, Director of European Public Law Organization.

15 Jan 2018

The UN Special Representative for International Migration, Ms. Louise Arbour, delivers the keynote address at the first International Forum on Migration Statistics, organized by the OECD, IOM and UNDESA on 15-16 January 2018, in Paris. In her remarks, Ms. Arbour stressed that the availability of timely, disaggregated...

15 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres (right) meets with Sigrid Kaag, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, Kingdom of the Netherlands.

15 Jan 2018

Secretary-General António Guterres meets with Rodrigo Maia, President of the Brazilian Chamber of Deputies.

RT @UNHumanRights: UN #childrights committee to review Sri Lanka, Guatemala, Panama, Seychelles, Spain, Solomon Islands, Palau, and Marshal…

Migration should be an act of hope, not despair.-@antonioguterres in new report on making migration work for all: https://t.co/dj6DPNrN8v https://t.co/Agn5VNIJYV

15 Jan 2018

Daniela Bas, Director of the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) Division for Social Policy and Development, speaks about preparations of the upcoming fifty-sixth session of the Commission for Social Development.

15 Jan 2018

Nikulas Peter John Hannigan, Deputy Permanent Representative of Iceland to the UN, chairs a meeting on the preparations of the fifty-sixth session of the Commission for Social Development.Daniela Bas (second from left), Director of the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) Division for Social Policy and Development, also briefed attendees.

15 Jan 2018

Bhofal Chambers, newly-elected speaker of the Liberian House of Representatives, chairs the first session.

15 Jan 2018

Newly-elected representatives of the Liberian House of Representatives are sworn in during the first session.

15 Jan 2018

Amal Mudallali (right), new Permanent Representative of the Republic of Lebanon, presents her credentials to Secretary-General António Guterres.

RT @UN_Women: Everybody has a role to play to make gender equality a reality by 2030. See what YOU can do for #Planet5050 👉https://t.co/mI6

77th session of Committee on Rights of the Child, made up of 18 independent experts, starts Monday in Geneva: https://t.co/NK5HtLle0b https://t.co/BG1NMZQ3wI

RT @UNYouthEnvoy: Join @jayathmadw and the @UN SG's Special Envoy for Road Safety @JeanTodt to find out why road safety matters for young p…

What's happening this week at the UN? Committee on the Rights of the Child & much more. List of events is here: https://t.co/U76dONNJhd https://t.co/IMyz6vcjas

15 Jan 2018

Amid continuing violence in Afghanistan, the United Nations and the humanitarian community has appealed for $430 million to provide assistance to some 2.8 million people across the country who have been affected by conflict and natural disasters as well as families returning home after years in Iran and Pakistan.

RT @phumzileunwomen: Good to see more women in @UN leadership! Congratulations and welcome, I look forward to working with you! https://t.…

What we are seeing here is an extraordinary transformation. It gives me great hope for the future & for peace in Colombia. -- @antonioguterres in Mesetas, Colombia on the reintegration of ex-combatants. https://t.co/3Wvlt963eL https://t.co/Xz3w02IOD7

Philippines: @UNMigration is helping displaced people return to Marawi. ⬇️ https://t.co/QtntVMsRjf

Secretary-General
António Guterres

In Colombia, @antonioguterres reaffirms UN’s support for peace process. Check out our @instagram story for more 📸 (handle: unitednations) https://t.co/LLtL3wVVQb

RT @louise_arbour: Women migrants make significant contributions to both countries of origin and destination. The Global Compact #ForMigrat

People everywhere are taking action to acheive gender equality by 2030: https://t.co/XPiRCwWRGL #GlobalGoals https://t.co/3g4LG8p3kJ

RT @UN_Women: Learn how this project in Bangladesh helps #ruralwomen overcome the effects of #climatechange: https://t.co/ISpWD1Fl0G https:…

Governments, businesses, cities & people everywhere are taking climate action. Join them today: https://t.co/MQgMIHogV3

RT @UNEP: Over 1/2 of the world lives in urban areas 🏙️ But only 12% of cities have air quality measures that meet @WHO standards. How is…

RT @antonioguterres: Inspiring to see the reintegration and training of former FARC combatants. Colombians are on the path to building a pe…

“The UN can save the world”— 90-year-old Robert Kaminker, who was one of the UN’s first staff members. More in our latest podcast: https://t.co/jpIVQ8bPfR https://t.co/tdBiFUgpDB

14 Jan 2018

The Security Council visited the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to reiterate their support for the Government and people of Afghanistan and their efforts to restore peace, stability and progress to the country.Nikki R. Haley (right), Permanent Representative of the United States to the UN, greets Abdullah Abdullah, Chief...

14 Jan 2018

The Security Council visited the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to reiterate their support for the Government and people of Afghanistan and their efforts to restore peace, stability and progress to the country.Mohammad Ashraf Ghani (centre right), President of Afghanistan, speaks to Security Council members during a state...

RT @UNLibrary: Discover the history of the #SanFrancisco Conference, the founding of the @UN. Now available at the UN Digital Library #UNDL

One world 7.5 billion unique faces Diversity is a strength, not a threat. Here's how you can #FightRacism: https://t.co/QfR5x0N4Zb https://t.co/bfXp2F69dr

RT @Refugees: "I would have paid to do the job I was doing." Veteran humanitarian Roberto Mignone tells us why he became an aid worker.htt…

14 Jan 2018

The Security Council visited the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to reiterate their support for the Government and people of Afghanistan and their efforts to restore peace, stability and progress to the country.Security Council members meet with First Lady Rula Ghani and representatives from the office of the First Lady at...

14 Jan 2018

The Security Council visited the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to reiterate their support for the Government and people of Afghanistan and their efforts to restore peace, stability and progress to the country.Council members meet with Independent Election Commissioners and Electoral Complaints Commissioners at the Presidential Palace in Kabul.

We want to give hope when there is no hope, unity where there is division -@wfpchief on the important work of @WFP. Watch here: https://t.co/AmH0MaUUfA https://t.co/0csKwwDXlf

14 Jan 2018

The Security Council visited the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to reiterate their support for the Government and people of Afghanistan and their efforts to restore peace, stability and progress to the country.Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, President of Afghanistan, and First Lady Rula Ghani host Security Council members during a...