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11 November 2020
GA/12283

Endorsing the annual report of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), the General Assembly today adopted a draft resolution reaffirming its strong support for the Vienna-based organization, as its new Director-General outlined a major initiative to help Member States confront pandemics, even as it monitors ongoing non-proliferation concerns in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and Iran.

9 July 2020
SG/SM/20168

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Clean Energy Transition Summit, in New York today:

9 July 2020

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and the World Food Programme today jointly warned that funding shortages, conflict and disasters — as well as supply chain challenges, rising food prices and loss of income due to COVID-19 — threaten to leave millions of refugees across Africa without food.

30 June 2020
DSG/SM/1425

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohamed’s opening remarks at the Ministerial Roundtable on the Impact of COVID-19 on the Africa Energy Sector: Challenges and Opportunities, today:

1 April 2020

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is sending equipment to more than 40 countries to help them use nuclear-derived technology to rapidly detect COVID‑19.  Dozens of labs will receive diagnostic machines to speed up national testing, biosafety supplies and personal protection equipment.

11 January 2020
SG/SM/19936

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message to the tenth Assembly of the International Renewable Energy Agency, in Abu Dhabi today:

29 October 2019
SG/A/1921-BIO/5281-EN/330

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres announced today the appointment of Damilola Ogunbiyi of Nigeria as his Special Representative for Sustainable Energy for All and Co-Chair of United Nations-Energy.

22 September 2019
DSG/SM/1335-EN/329-ENV/DEV/1993

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s closing remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the Energy Action Forum in New York today:

18 June 2019
SG/SM/19628-EN/328

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the Sustainable Energy for All charettes, held in Amsterdam from 18 to 20 June:

10 January 2019
SG/SM/19429-EN/327-ENV/DEV/1918

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message to the ninth Assembly of the International Renewable Energy Agency, in Abu Dhabi today:

16 July 2018
DSG/SM/1202-EN/325-ENV/DEV/1867

Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the SE4ALL side event Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 7 — Leaving No One Behind, in New York today:

16 July 2018
DGS/SM/1204-EN/326-ENV/DEV/1869

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the Seven for 7 Event: “Celebrating Leadership & Innovation on SDG7”, in New York today:

6 June 2018
DSG/SM/1182-DEV/3337-EN/324

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, to the High-level Panel on Transformational Energy Access in Least Developed Countries, in Geneva today:

21 April 2018
DSG/SM/1166-DEV/3324-EN/323

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the ministerial breakfast on “Maximizing Finance for Development in Least Developed Countries:  The Case for Sustainable Energy”, in Washington, D.C., today:

10 April 2018
SG/SM/18980

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2018, in Hainan Province, China, today:

29 March 2018
SG/SM/18965-EN/322-ENV/DEV/1840

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the Global Energy Interconnection Summit, in Beijing on 28 March:

1 November 2017
SG/SM/18775-EN/321-ENV/DEV/1821

Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks at the high‑level symposium “Global Energy Interconnection: Advancing the Sustainable Development Goals”, in New York today:

18 September 2017
SG/SM/18683-EN/320-IAEA/1385

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message, as delivered by Tom Markram, Deputy to the High Representative for Disarmament Affairs, to the sixty-first General Conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), in Vienna today:

11 May 2017
DSG/SM/1056-EN/319

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the Vienna Energy Forum today:

31 January 2017
EN/318-ENV/DEV/1773

NEW YORK, 31 January (Office of Information and Communications Technology) — The United Nations announced today that Jonas Hörsch, a doctoral student in physics at the Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies, is the winner of the Unite Ideas #SE4All MathProg challenge.