As the Paris Agreement on climate change enters into force, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called for the same determination going forward to implement the Agreement as well as to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
United Nations, Aug Secretary General Ban Ki-moon paid tribute to former Indian president A. Abdul Kalam’s “inspiration” to the world on Friday during a visit to the Indian Mission in New York as a special gesture of condolence.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called on armed factions in Yemen to stop fighting immediately on Tuesday, after Shiite militiamen seized the presidential palace in Sanaa. Ban said he was "gravely concerned" as the Security Council met behind closed doors to hear a report from his special envoy on the apparent bid to overthrow President Abdrabuh Mansur Hadi. UN envoy Jamal Benomar told the council that the Shiite militia known as the Huthis had launched a "masssive attack using heavy ...
O Dia Internacional do Voluntário tem sido observado todos os anos em 5 de dezembro desde 1986, após uma resolução ter sido aprovada pela Assembleia Geral. Para celebrar o poder do voluntariado, o secretário-geral das Nações Unidas, Ban Ki-moon, afirmou que a ação "promove a criatividade e nos conecta com as pessoas que mais precisam".
Manifestantes, durante la marcha “Flood Wall Street”La Cumbre del Clima reune en Nueva York a más de un centenar de gobernantes de todo el mundo convocados por el secretario general de la ONU, Ban Ki-moon, para acelerar la toma de decisiones que permitan reducir las emisiones contaminantes. (AFP)