Official observances

Official observances

13 September 2019
SG/SM/19735-ENV/DEV/1978-OBV/1913

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer, observed on 16 September:

13 September 2019
SG/SM/19736-ENV/DEV/1979-OBV/1914

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the International Day of Peace, observed on 21 September:

13 September 2019
SG/SM/19739-HR/5444-OBV/1915

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the International Day of Sign Languages, observed on 23 September:

12 September 2019
SG/SM/19733-ENV/DEV/1977-OBV/1912

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks on the International Day for South-South Cooperation, observed today:

11 September 2019
SG/SM/19731-DEV/3410-OBV/1911

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the International Day for South-South Cooperation, observed on 12 September:

5 September 2019
SG/SM/19723-OBV/1910

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the International Day of Democracy, observed on 15 September:

29 August 2019
SG/SM/19713-DC/3808-OBV/1908

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the International Day against Nuclear Tests, observed today:

29 August 2019
SG/SM/19716-OBV/1909

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances, observed on 30 August:

19 August 2019
SG/SM/19704-IHA/1469-OBV/1906

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for World Humanitarian Day, observed today:

19 August 2019
DSG/SM/1316-IHA/1470-OBV/1907

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at a wreath-laying ceremony on World Humanitarian Day, in New York today:

16 August 2019
SG/SM/19700-OBV/1904

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message on the second International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to the Victims of Terrorism, observed on 21 August:

16 August 2019
SG/SM/19701-OBV/1905

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion and Belief, observed on 22 August:

9 August 2019
DSG/SM/1314-HR/5443-OBV/1903

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohamed’s remarks on the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, in New York today:

8 August 2019
SG/SM/19694-HR/5442-OBV/1901

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message on the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, observed on 9 August:

8 August 2019
SG/SM/19695-OBV/1902

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message on International Youth Day, observed on 12 August:

23 July 2019
SG/SM/19675-HR/5440-OBV/1900

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the World Day against Trafficking in Persons, observed on 30 July:

18 July 2019
SG/SM/19670-OBV/1899

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks on Nelson Mandela International Day, in New York today:

17 July 2019
SG/SM/19668-OBV/1898

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for Nelson Mandela International Day, observed on 18 July:

10 July 2019
SG/SM/19659-OBV/1897-POP/1088

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message on World Population Day, observed on 11 July:

25 June 2019
SG/SM/19644-OBV/1896

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message on the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, observed on 26 June: