Economic issues

Economic issues

13 October 2018
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the International Monetary and Financial Committee, in Bali, Indonesia, today:

13 October 2018
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the Climate Finance Ministerial Meeting, in Bali, Indonesia, today:

1 October 2018
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Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the European Investment Bank celebration dinner, in Luxembourg City today:

27 September 2018
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at an event on economic growth through women’s empowerment, in New York today:

27 September 2018
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed’s closing remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the High-Level Dialogue on Africa’s Health and Finance:  Pathways to Economic Growth and Prosperity, in New York today:

26 September 2018
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks at the high-level event on the Third Industrial Development Decade for Africa, in New York today:

25 September 2018
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the “A Call to Invest:  Investing in Jobs for Young People in Africa” event, in New York today:

24 September 2018
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Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks to the High‑Level Meeting on Financing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, in New York today:

24 September 2018
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed’s opening remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the event “Emerging Challenges and Shifting Paradigms:  New Perspectives on International Cooperation for Development”, in New York today:

24 September 2018
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina J. Mohammed’s remarks on the IMF/SDSN event “SDG Costing and Macroeconomics:  Spending Needs for Achieving Selected SDGs” [Sustainable Development Goals], in New York today:

24 September 2018
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina J. Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery at the United Nations Global Compact CEO Round Table, in New York today:

14 September 2018
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Following is UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ message, delivered by Fabrizio Hochschild, Assistant Secretary‑General for Strategic Coordination, to the ASEAN‑World Economic Forum, taking place in Hanoi from 11‑13 September:

5 September 2018
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Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks at the launch of the New Climate Economy report, in New York today:

17 July 2018
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, to the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Business Forum, in New York today:

9 July 2018
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Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the first meeting of the High-Level Advisory Board on Economic and Social Affairs, in New York today:

18 May 2018
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The only way to ensure sustainable economic development was through taxation, Babatunde Fowler, Executive Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Services of Nigeria, told the Economic and Social Council today as it held its special meeting on international cooperation in tax matters.

27 April 2018
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Following is UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s message, as prepared for delivery, to the high-level symposium:  “Strengthening Multilateralism and Multilateral Trading System in the Age of Globalization”, in New York today:

20 April 2018
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The Secretary-General is pleased to confirm that Bola Adesola of Nigeria, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Standard Chartered Nigeria, and Paul Polman of the Netherlands, Chief Executive Officer of Unilever, will serve as the two Vice-Chairs of the Board of the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative.

21 March 2018
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The following statement by UN Secretary-General António Guterres was issued today:

31 January 2018
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Following UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the 2018 Investor Summit on Climate Risk:  Capturing the Global Investment Opportunity in the Paris Agreement, in New York today: