Engaging the Public
The founding of the United Nations was a solemn pledge to the world’s people to end… assaults on human dignity, and lead the way to a better future. There have been painful setbacks, and there is much work ahead to realize the Charter’s vision. But we can take heart from our achievements.
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in message for UN Day, 24 Oct 2014
- On UN Day, Ban celebrates Organization’s continuing commitment for a better world
- DR Congo: Ban deplores expulsion of UN rights officer
- ‘Clock is ticking’ for Gaza; pledges for aid, reconstruction must be honoured – Ban
- Welcoming 'calm atmosphere' of Mozambique polls, Ban urges cooperation ahead of final results