Engaging the Public
In signing the Charter, the founders achieved what many thought impossible. It falls to us to heed the Charter’s call to “unite our strength” and to use their creation -- the United Nations -- for the common good.
Secretary-General Ban in remarks to a special ceremony to mark the 70th anniversary of the UN Charter. San Francisco, California, 26 June 2015
- Yemen: Ban deplores attack on UN compound in Gulf country, calls for full investigation
- UN chief condemns deadly terrorist bombing in Egypt
- UN chief concerned over Burundi's insistence on holding elections despite prevailing political crisis
- At Stanford University, Ban says UN ready to build a better future for all