Refugees

Refugees

20 September 2017
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the General Assembly side event on refuges and migrants titled “Follow-up to the New York Declaration:  One Year On”, in New York today:

22 June 2017
SG/SM/18587-REF/1253

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the Uganda Solidarity Summit on Refugees, in Kampala, Uganda, today:

20 June 2017
Note No. 6502

The United Nations Department of Public Information has launched a new animated video on the dramatic story of Yusra Mardini, a young refugee from conflict-torn Syria who achieved her dream to compete in the 2016 Olympic Games.

20 June 2017
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Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for World Refugee Day, observed on 20 June:

2 June 2017
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The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:

7 April 2017
SG/SM/18489-GA/11904-REF/1250

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks, delivered by Maria Luiza Ribeiro Viotti, Chef de Cabinet, at the General Assembly meeting on Global Awareness of the Tragedies of Irregular Migrants in the Mediterranean Basin with Specific Emphasis on Syrian Asylum Seekers, in New York today:

31 January 2017
SG/SM/18424-REF/1249

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

14 December 2016
SG/SM/18365-AFR/3506-REF/1248

Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message, delivered by Tayé-Brook Zerihoun, Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs, to a high-level event on Uganda’s transformational approach to refugees and host communities, in New York today:

16 November 2016
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Following is the text of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s video message to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) Advisory Commission, in Amman, Jordan, on 14 November:

16 November 2016
SG/SM/18271-PAL/2208-REF/1247

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:

1 November 2016
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United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced today the appointment of Izumi Nakamitsu of Japan as Special Adviser ad interim on Follow-up to the Summit on Addressing Large Movements of Refugees and Migrants, which was held on 19 September.

3 October 2016
SG/SM/18171-REF/1244

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks at the opening of the Executive Committee of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, in Geneva today:

20 September 2016
SG/SM/18097-IHA/1414-REF/1241

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks at the High-Level Leaders’ Meeting on Refugees, in New York today:

19 September 2016
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Following is the text of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s video message for the launch of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Facility for Refugees, Migrants, Forced Displacement and Rural Stability, in New York, 19-20 September:

19 September 2016
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Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks at the opening session of the high-level plenary meeting to address large movements of refugees and migrants, in New York today:

19 September 2016
SG/SM/18081-REF/1238

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks at the high-level civil society event of the United Nations summit for refugees and migrants, in New York today:

19 September 2016
SG/SM/18087-REF/1239

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks at the high-level event, “Supporting Greater Dignity and Protection:  Enhancing Self-Reliance in Food Security and Nutrition in Protracted Refugee Situations”, in New York today:

19 September 2016
DSG/SM/1005-REF/1240

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson’s remarks at the closing session of the high-level plenary meeting on addressing large movements of refugees and migrants, in New York today:

10 August 2016
SG/SM/17975-REF/1234

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks to a back-to-school event for resettled refugee children, in Los Angeles today:

20 June 2016
SG/SM/17868-OBV/1632-REF/1233

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the opening of the exhibition to honour World Refugee Day, in New York today: