Engaging the Public
The Addis Ababa Action Agenda will be the starting point of a new path for financing sustainable development... Let us send a clear signal that we are serious about supporting sustainable development and providing a life of dignity for all.
Secretary-General Ban in remarks at opening of Third International Conference on Financing for Development, Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), 13 July 2015
- Ban greatly concerned over ongoing deterioration of security in post-election Burundi
- UN chief welcomes climate change plan unveiled by President Obama
- UN chief condemns killing of peacekeeper in Central African Republic
- Ban hails UN Member States' agreement on 'people's agenda' to end poverty, promote sustainability