Press Release

Press Release

13 December 2017
DSG/SM/1121-PBC/125

Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina Mohammed’s remarks to the Peacebuilding Commission meeting on the Sahel, in New York today:

12 December 2017
SG/SM/18824-ENV/DEV/1829

Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks at the One Planet Summit, in Paris today:

12 December 2017
SG/A/1775-AIDS/209

United Nations Secretary‑General António Guterres today announced the appointment of Gunilla Carlsson of Sweden as Deputy Executive Director of Management and Governance, Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS).

12 December 2017
SG/SM/18825

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

11 December 2017
DC/3749-WOM/2125

NEW YORK, 11 December (Office for Disarmament Affairs) — The United Nations Regional Centre for Peace, Disarmament and Development in Latin America and the Caribbean is organizing the first “Symposium on Women and Security” from 12 to 13 December in Lima.

11 December 2017
SG/SM/18821-ENV/DEV/1828

Following is UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ message to the third Asia‑Pacific Water Summit, held in Yangon on 11 and 12 December:

11 December 2017
SG/SM/18823-HR/5379-OBV/1763

Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks at a Human Rights Day event, in New York today:

11 December 2017
SG/SM/18822

The text of United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres’ message on the tenth anniversary of the bombing of the United Nations premises in Algiers is not available in English.

11 December 2017
DSG/SM/1120-DEV/3306

Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina Mohammed’s remarks at session IV of the High‑level Event of Eminent Personalities of the South, “Fiscal Justice and Financing for Development”, in Quito today:

8 December 2017
SG/SM/18817-PKO/698

Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks on the attack on peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, in New York today:

8 December 2017
SG/SM/18818

Following is the text of UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ video message to the tenth Bali Democracy Forum, in Bali today:

8 December 2017
SG/SM/18819-IHA/1442

Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks at the annual high-level pledging conference for the Central Emergency Response Fund, in New York today:

8 December 2017
DSG/SM/1118

Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina Mohammed’s remarks at the Ministerial Meeting of the International Support Group for Lebanon, in Paris today:

8 December 2017
SC/13113

The Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1718 (2006), in order to dispel any potential misunderstandings about the Security Council sanctions regime on the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and better facilitate the delivery of humanitarian assistance to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, wishes to recall the relevant provisions contained in resolutions 1718 (2006), 1874 (2009), 2087 (2013), 2094 (2013), 2270 (2016), 2321 (2016), 2356 (2017), 2371 (2017) and 2375 (2017).

8 December 2017
SC/13114-PKO/699

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Koro Bessho (Japan):

8 December 2017
GA/PAL/1400

Following is the statement by the General Assembly’s Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People regarding the recognition by the United States of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel:

8 December 2017
SG/SM/18820

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

7 December 2017
DEV/3304-SAG/495

PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico, 6 December — The three‑day preparatory stocktaking meeting of the intergovernmental conference to adopt a Global Compact for concluded here today.

7 December 2017
SG/SM/18816-HR/5378-OBV/1762

Following is UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ message for Human Rights Day, observed on 10 December:

7 December 2017
SG/SM/18815-OBV/1761

Following is UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ message for the International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of this Crime, to be observed on 9 December: