Engaging the Public
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on stage at the Global Citizen Festival with UN Peace Messenger Stevie Wonder; together with 60,000 activists in Central Park, they lifted their voices to end extreme poverty.
Conflicts from Syria to South Sudan and the Central African Republic are sad testaments to what can happen when perpetrators feel free to abuse without consequences.
Remarks at High-Level Segment of Human Rights Council, Geneva, 3 Mar. '14
- Ban urges parties to work for durable solution in Ukraine, as Security Council holds talks
- After Maldives high court removes election officials, Ban urges respect for rule of law
- Armed men in Crimea threaten UN envoy; Ban dispatches human rights official to Ukraine
- Secretary-General condemns bomb attack in Bahrain