Environmental issues and sustainable development

Environmental issues and sustainable development

13 November 2019
SG/SM/19857-ENV/DEV/2019

The following is the text of UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ video message to the UNLEASH Conference, in Shenzhen, China today:

6 November 2019
SG/SM/19845-ENV/DEV/2018

Following is the text of UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ video message to the inaugural Sustainable Development Goals Summit, held in Kuala Lumpur from 6‑7 November:

31 October 2019
SG/SM/19839-ENV/DEV/2017-OBV/1933

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for World Tsunami Day, observed 5 November:

25 October 2019
SG/SM/19829-ENV/DEV/2016

Following is the text of UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ video message for the conference:  “Aral Sea Region — Ecological Innovations and Technologies Zone”, in Nukus, Uzbekistan today:

24 October 2019
SG/SM/19826-ENV/DEV/2014

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message, delivered by Liu Zhenmin, Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs, to the Sustainable Development Forum, in Beijing today:

24 October 2019
SG/SM/19827-ENV/DEV/2015

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message for the Green Climate Fund Pledging Conference, in Paris today:

19 October 2019
SG/SM/19821-ECO/318-ENV/DEV/2011

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the ministerial meeting of the Coalition of Finance Ministers for Climate Action, in Washington, D.C., today:

19 October 2019
SG/SM/19822-ECO/319-ENV/DEV/2012

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the International Monetary and Financial Committee, in Washington, D.C., today:

19 October 2019
SG/SM/19823-ENV/DEV/2013

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the Small States Forum, in Washington, DC today:

15 October 2019
SG/SM/19816-ENV/DEV/2010

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the Budapest Water Summit, held in Budapest from 15 to 17 October:

11 October 2019
SG/SM/19808-ENV/DEV/2009

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the C40 World Mayors Summit 2019, in Copenhagen today:

27 September 2019
SG/SM/19782-ENV/DEV/2008

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the high-level midterm review of the Small Island Developing States Accelerated Modalities of Action (Samoa Pathway), in New York today:

26 September 2019
DSG/SM/1347-ECO/315-ENV/DEV/2006

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks at the United Nations Global Compact CEO round table, in New York today:

26 September 2019
SG/SM/19775-ECO/316-ENV/DEV/2007

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the tenth anniversary commemoration of the United Nations Sustainable Stock Exchanges Initiative, in New York today:

25 September 2019
DSG/SM/1346-GA/12189-ENV/DEV/2005

Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina Mohammed’s closing remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the Sustainable Development Goals Summit High‑Level Political Forum, in New York today:

25 September 2019
GA/12188

World leaders shared their unique perspectives, visions and challenges in moving forward on the next decade to implement the 2030 Agenda and eradicate poverty, ensure food security and manage planet resources sustainably, as the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development concluded today.

25 September 2019
DSG/SM/1339-ENV/DEV/2000

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the Data for Now event on “Better Decisions, Better Lives, Accelerating SDG Progress through Timely Data”, in New York today:

25 September 2019
DSG/SM/1340-ECO/313-ENV/DEV/2001

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

25 September 2019
DSG/SM/1343-ENV/DEV/2003

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks at the event “Advancing the Global Goals with Artificial Intelligence”, in New York today:

25 September 2019
DSG/SM/1342-ENV/DEV/2002

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks at the event “Countdown to 2030:  Transforming Our Food Systems to Achieve the SDGs”, in New York today: