Environmental issues and sustainable development

Environmental issues and sustainable development

17 October 2017
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery at the opening of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Pre-Conference of the Parties (COP), in Suva, Fiji, today:

17 October 2017
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Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the launch of the Global Dryland Alliance in Doha, 14 October:

17 October 2017
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the pre-Conference of the Parties Dinner, in Nadi, Fiji, today:

16 October 2017
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The United Nations and Mattel, Inc., today announced at MIPJunior in Cannes, France, details of their collaboration to incorporate a number of the Sustainable Development Goals into the storylines of the animated children’s television series Thomas & Friends™.

16 October 2017
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the UNFCCC [United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change] Pre-COP [Conference of Parties] Partnership Day in Suva, Fiji, today:

25 September 2017
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Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the launch of the Ban Ki-moon Center for Sustainable Development, in Seoul today:

22 September 2017
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks, as prepared for delivery, at a meeting with Pacific Island Forum leaders, in New York today:

21 September 2017
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the General Assembly side event “The Sustainable Development Goals in Action: Country-Owned, Country Led”, in New York today.

20 September 2017
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the Sustainable Management of Ocean Resources, in New York today:

19 September 2017
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks on the Global Pact for the Environment, in New York today:

19 September 2017
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the Leaders Dialogue on Climate Change, in New York today:

19 September 2017
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed’s closing remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the Climate Leaders event:  “Mobilizing World Leaders towards Transformation”, in New York today:

18 September 2017
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the high-level event titled “Financing the 2030 Agenda:  the role of the United Nations”, in New York today:

18 September 2017
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the high-level event titled “Financing the 2030 Agenda:  the role of the United Nations”, in New York today:

18 September 2017
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the High-level Stakeholder Dialogue on Climate Change, in New York today:

18 September 2017
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at Climate Week NYC 2017, in New York today:

18 September 2017
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United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres and global leaders from local governments, the private sector and civil society agreed to accelerate efforts on climate action and to implement the Paris Agreement at a meeting during the United Nations General Assembly high-level week.

13 September 2017
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Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer, observed on 16 September:

12 September 2017
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United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has appointed Peter Thomson of Fiji as his Special Envoy for the Ocean, aiming at galvanizing concerted efforts to follow up on the outcomes of the United Nations Ocean Conference in support of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, maintaining the momentum for action to conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development.

25 August 2017
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Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message for the Snow Leopard and Ecosystem Protection International Forum in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, today: