Press Release

18 September 2019
SG/T/3274

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrived in the Bahamas from New York on Friday afternoon, 13 September.

18 September 2019
Note No. 6528

The United Nations will celebrate the International Day of Peace on 20 September.  The theme of the 2019 observance, “Climate Action for Peace”, draws attention to the importance of combating climate change as a way to protect and promote peace throughout the world.

18 September 2019
DSG/SM/1324-DEV/3411-ENV/DEV/1981

Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina Mohamed’s opening remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Flagship Climate Progress event, in New York today:

17 September 2019
SG/SM/19746-GA/12179

Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks to the opening of the seventy-fourth session of the General Assembly, in New York today:

17 September 2019
GA/12177-BIO/5254*

On 4 June 2019, the United Nations General Assembly elected Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, Permanent Representative of Nigeria, President of its seventy-fourth session.

17 September 2019
DSG/SM/1323-ENV/DEV/1980

Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina Mohamed’s opening remarks at the press briefing ahead of the 2019 Climate Summit, in New York today:

17 September 2019
SG/SM/19744

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the Chicago Council on Global Affairs’ Women, Equity, and Global Development Symposium, in Chicago today:

17 September 2019
SG/SM/19745

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:

17 September 2019
SG/SM/19742

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks, as prepared for delivery, to the thirty-fourth annual prayer breakfast, in New York today:

17 September 2019
SG/SM/19743-ORG/1697

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at a wreath‑laying ceremony to commemorate the fifty-eighth anniversary of the death of Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjöld, in New York today: