Switzerland

Switzerland

21 September 2021
SG/T/3300

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrived in Geneva, Switzerland, on Sunday, 12 September, for a short trip during which he would chair the high‑level event on the humanitarian situation in Afghanistan that he had recently convened.

3 May 2021
SG/T/3294

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrived in Geneva on Monday, 26 April, where on Tuesday he convened the informal 5+1 meeting on the Cyprus issue.

17 December 2020
SG/SM/20508

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

10 November 2020
BIO/5329

The new Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the United Nations, Pascale Baeriswyl, paid a courtesy call on UN Secretary-General António Guterres today.

26 June 2020
BIO/5311

The new Permanent Representative of Switzerland to the United Nations, Pascale Baeriswyl, presented her credentials to the Secretariat today.

27 February 2020
SG/T/3291

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrived in Geneva, Switzerland, from New York on Sunday, 23 February, for a trip during which he would speak at the opening of the forty-third session of the Human Rights Council.

29 January 2020
SG/T/3288

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrived in Davos, Switzerland, from New York early on Thursday, 23 January, to attend the annual World Economic Forum.

3 January 2020
SG/T/3283

Secretary-General António Guterres arrived in Geneva on Sunday, 15 December 2019, after completing his work at the twenty-fifth Conference of Parties on Climate Change (COP25) in Madrid.

3 July 2019
SG/T/3264

On Friday, 21 June, Secretary-General António Guterres was in Geneva, where he spoke at the International Labour Organization (ILO) Conference.

10 June 2019
SG/T/3262

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrived in Glion, Switzerland, from Aachen, Germany, on Friday, 30 May.

16 May 2019
SG/T/3255

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres departed New York on Tuesday, 7 May, for Geneva, Switzerland, where he arrived on Wednesday morning.

1 March 2019
SG/T/3247

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrived in Geneva on Sunday, 24 February, for a visit to chair a humanitarian pledging conference for Yemen and to speak at high-level segments of the Human Rights Council and the Conference on Disarmament.

29 January 2019
SG/T/3245

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrived in Davos from New York early on Wednesday, 23 January, to attend the World Economic Forum.

5 June 2018
SG/T/3218

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrived in Geneva on Thursday, 24 May in the morning.

17 May 2018

A peacekeeper from the United Nations Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) was killed and eight others injured this morning in the southern part of the country.  The contingent from Mauritania was escorting a convoy to the town of Alindao when it was attacked by presumed members of the anti-Balaka.

4 April 2018
SG/T/3209

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrived in Geneva in the evening on Monday, 2 April.

1 March 2018
SG/T/3206

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrived in Geneva on Sunday, 25 February, in the evening.

23 February 2018

The United Nations takes note of the recent decision by the Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Hailemariam Desalegn, to resign, to “allow further political reforms to take place in the country aimed at widening democratic space”.

10 July 2017
SG/T/3180

On 30 June, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrived in Switzerland from Washington, D.C., to participate in the Conference on Cyprus which was held in Crans-Montana, Switzerland, from 28 June to 6 July.

10 July 2017
SG/T/3182

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres flew from New York to Geneva, Switzerland and onwards to Crans-Montana where he arrived on Thursday, 6 July, for his second visit to the Conference on Cyprus.  The Conference went on for the whole day and part of the night.