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15 11, 2017

COP23: UN chief urges more ambition, leadership and partnerships on climate action

2017-11-16T17:22:24+00:00 November 15th, 2017|Climate change, News, Secretary-General|

Addressing the United Nations Climate Conference (COP23) in Bonn, Germany, on Wednesday, Secretary-General António Guterres called for more ambition, more leadership and more partnerships to tackle climate change.

13 10, 2017

Op-ed: Climate change is a threat to rich and poor alike

2017-11-16T15:31:35+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Climate change, Disaster risk reduction, News|

The heads of the UN's agencies for development, climate change and disaster risk say recent hurricanes are a reminder that the impacts of climate change know no borders.

13 10, 2017

Secretary-General’s message for International Day for Disaster Reduction

2017-11-13T19:02:53+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Disaster risk reduction, News, Secretary-General|

"Let’s put more effort into tackling disaster risk to create a safer, more sustainable world for all," he says.

15 09, 2017

SDG Media Zone at the 72nd General Assembly

2017-11-16T15:32:13+00:00 September 15th, 2017|News, SDG Media Zone|

During the week of 18th to 22nd September, the UN Department of Public Information together with the Office of the President of the UN General Assembly, UN Foundation and the Pvblic Foundation will host the SDG Media Zone—a live broadcast of interviews, panel discussions and other digital content—to engage people all around the world in [...]

24 07, 2017

Countries agree to recommend elements for new treaty on marine biodiversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction

2017-11-16T15:33:08+00:00 July 24th, 2017|News, Oceans|

Countries agreed late Friday evening to recommend to the United Nations General Assembly elements to be considered in the development of a new treaty on marine biodiversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction.