Engaging the Public
We must work closely together to make this year a year of global action, one that will be remembered as the dawn of a new era of sustainable development.
Secretary-General Ban in remarks at high-level meeting of the Economic and Social Council with global financial institutions, 20 Apr. '15
- Honouring victims of World War II, Ban reaffirms UN's founding goals to ensure peace and dignity for all
- Ban condemns Texas shooting, says ‘ideas must be defended through democratic debate and dialogue’
- UN chief appoints new Deputy Special Coordinator for Middle East peace
- Ban calls for civilian protection in Yemen, urges ceasefire as fuel shortages hamper relief efforts