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Security Council Sanctions Committee Concerning Central African Republic Meets With Panel Of Experts Concerning Panel’s Work Programme

On 16 March 2018, members of the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 2127 (2013) concerning the Central African Republic were briefed by the Panel of Experts on the Central African Republic in connection with the P...Read More

Deputy Secretary-General, Opening Population And Development Commission, Calls For Tolerant Migration Policies, Stresses ‘Human Story Is a Mobile One’

Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the opening of the fifty-first session on the Commission on Population and Development in New York today:

Commission On Population And Development Meeting

Note: A complete summary will be available after the conclusion of today’s meetings. Opening Remarks

Secretary-General Condemns Deadly Attack Against Mali Mission Vehicle

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:

Secretary-General Voices Deep Concern Over Renewed Violence In Douma, Syria, Stressing That Chemical Weapons Use, If Confirmed, Requires Investigation

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:

Deputy Secretary-General Hails Robust ‘Every Woman, Every Child’ Strategy, Welcomes Women’s Champion Michelle Bachelet At Memorial Lecture

Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the fourteenth Rafael M. Salas Memorial Lecture, in New York today:

Secretary-General Urges States At Marine Environment Protection Committee Meeting To Adopt Ambitious Strategy Aligned With Climate Goals

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:

Security Council Press Statement On Situation In Great Lakes Region

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Gustavo Meza-Cuadra (Peru):

Adopting Resolution 2410 (2018), Security Council Extends Mandate Of Mission for Justice Support In Haiti Until 15 April 2019, Draws Down Police Units

The Security Council today decided to extend for one year the mandate of the United Nations Mission for Justice Support in Haiti (MINUJUSTH), while also laying out a staggered decrease in its uniformed personnel and requesting periodic prog...Read More

Speakers In Population And Development Commission Spotlight National Measures To Embrace Migrant Flows, Balance Urban Expansion With Rights Protections

Gateway cities were critical entry points for immigrants from a wide range of countries, serving as hubs for the collection, circulation and dispersion of goods, capital and people, the Commission on Population and Development heard today a...Read More

Inequality ‘Systemic And Growing’, Secretary-General Tells Forum Amid Call To Raise Collective Ambition For Tackling Climate Change By Harnessing Clean, Green Energy

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2018, in Hainan Province, China, today:

Secretary-General Outraged By Continued Reports Of Chemical Weapons Use in Syria

The following statement by UN Secretary-General António Guterres was issued today: