Engaging the Public
This continent has endured discrimination of the worst kind. My dream is that Africa will provide a shining example to the world of tolerance, understanding, and respect for human rights.
Secretary-General Ban's remarks at the 26th African Union Summit, Addis Ababa, 30 Jan '16
- In Canada, Ban applauds country's commitment to resettle 25,000 Syrian refugees
- Ban deplores twin suicide bomb attack on camp for displaced persons in northeast Nigeria
- Ban appoints Senegalese General as UN Force Commander for Central African Republic
- As budget advisory panel turns 70, Ban lauds 'strong collaboration' on reaching UN's goals