Events

Events

30 June 2020

In June and July 2020, the Uganda Prisons Service received videoconferencing, computer, and sports equipment to support the launch of its rehabilitation and reengagement programme for violent extremist prisoners (VEPs).

18 June 2019

UN Secretary-General António Guterres has declared war on hate speech, telling Member States on Tuesday, that we all need to “do better at looking out for each other”.

13 May 2019

On a three-day visit to New Zealand, UN Secretary-General António Guterres paid his respects to the victims of the horrific mosque attacks in Christchurch, where dozens of Muslims were gunned down in two separate incidents during Friday prayers on

12 May 2019

Speaking to media in the New Zealand capital Auckland on Sunday, alongside New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, UN Secretary-General António Guterres expressed his solidarity with the victims and families of the March Christchurch mosque

08 May 2019

Mr. Voronkov Dr. Khalid Koser, Executive Director of the GCERF, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen global efforts to prevent violent extremism as and when conducive to terrorism (PVE).

07 May 2019

A new programme aimed at improving the tracking of suspected terrorists, using state-of-the-art software, was launched by the UN Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT) on Tuesday.

03 May 2019

UNOCT is organizing , jointly with UNESCO and UNAOC, a side-event on “Youth Engagement and Vocational Training: Innovative approaches to Address Discrimination, Inequality and Violence”.

24 April 2019

Days after another wave of tragic terrorist attacks, the UN and the European Union have agreed to work more closely together to fight the scourge that has killed more than 350 people in the past week alone.

23 April 2019

Over the course of the past decade, there has been “a paradigm shift” in understanding the devastating impact of sexual violence in conflict on international peace and security, UN Secretary-General António Guterres told the Security Council