Press Release

Press Release

9 December 2016
DC/3676

The “International Conference in Nagasaki — Towards a World Free of Nuclear Weapons” will take place in Nagasaki, Japan, from 11 to 14 December.

9 December 2016
SG/SM/18344-AFR/3499

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

9 December 2016
SG/SM/18345

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s video message to the Open Government Partnership, in Paris, today:

9 December 2016
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson’s remarks to the Security Council on the situation in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, in New York, today:

9 December 2016
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson’s remarks on the observance of the International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of this Crime, in New York today:

9 December 2016
SG/SM/18346-OBV/1701

Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks at the Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani Anti-Corruption Excellence Awards, in Vienna, today:

8 December 2016
SG/SM/18340

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s video message to the ninth Bali Democracy Forum, in Bali, Indonesia, today:

8 December 2016
SG/SM/18341

Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message to the twenty-third Ministerial Council of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), delivered by Petko Draganov, Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia, in Hamburg, Germany, today:

8 December 2016
SG/SM/18342-OBV/1700

Following is the UN Secretary-General’s message on the International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of this Crime, on 9 December:

8 December 2016
SG/SM/18343

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks at the Habibi & Hawara restaurant in Vienna, Austria, today:

8 December 2016
DSG/SM/1031

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson’s remarks at the Annual Gareth Evans Lecture on the Responsibility to Protect and Mass Atrocity Prevention, in New York today:

7 December 2016
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Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message to the twenty-second International Congress of Supreme Audit Institutions, delivered by Wu Hongbo, Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs, in Abu Dhabi today:

7 December 2016
SG/SM/18338-ENV/DEV/1767

Following are UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s remarks to inaugurate the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) branding at the Vienna International Centre, in Vienna today:

7 December 2016
SG/SM/18337-AFR/3498

The text of Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s video message to the Paris meeting of partners of Burkina Faso for the National Plan for Economic and Social Development 2016-2020 is not available in English.  For the French text, please see www.un.org/press/fr/2016/sgsm18337.doc.htm.

7 December 2016
SG/SM/18339-HR/5338-OBV/1699

Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message for Human Rights Day, observed on 10 December:

7 December 2016
SC/12613

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Román Oyarzun Marchesi (Spain):

6 December 2016
SG/SM/18335-AFR/3497

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

6 December 2016
SG/SM/18334

Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message, delivered by Lenni Montiel, Assistant Secretary-General for Economic Development, to the eleventh session of the Internet Governance Forum, in Jalisco, Mexico today:

5 December 2016
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Following is the text of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s video message to the Arab Knowledge Summit, in Dubai, today:

4 December 2016
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Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message, as delivered by Tadamichi Yamamoto, Special Representative for Afghanistan, to the sixth Ministerial Conference of the Heart of Asia-Istanbul Process, in Amritsar, India, 4 December: