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
- Syria’s political process ‘in crisis’ and must be reenergized - Ban
- Burundi: UN chief urges restraint following clashes between police, opposition parties
- Central African Republic: Ban meets religious leaders, urges support for efforts to unite communities
- Ban strongly deplores latest rocket attacks on Israel from Gaza