Official observances

Official observances

19 October 2018
SG/SM/19310-OBV/1832-ORG/1677

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for United Nations Day, to be observed on 24 October:

17 October 2018
SG/SM/19308-DEV/3365-OBV/1831

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the commemoration of the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, in New York today:

15 October 2018
SG/SM/19300-OBV/1829

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message on World Food Day, observed on 16 October:

15 October 2018
SG/SM/19301-DEV/3364-OBV/1830

Following is of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message on the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, observed on 17 October:

10 October 2018
SG/SM/19287-OBV/1826-WOM/2158

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the International Day of the Girl, observed on 11 October:

10 October 2018
SG/SM/19288-IHA/1457-OBV/1827

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction, observed on 13 October:

10 October 2018
SG/SM/19289-OBV/1828-WOM/2159

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

10 October 2018
SG/SM/19286-HR/5409-OBV/1825

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

9 October 2018
SG/SM/19284-OBV/1824

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

8 October 2018
SG/SM/19283-OBV/1823

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for World Mental Health Day, observed on 10 October:

2 October 2018
SG/SM/19270-OBV/1822

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the International Day of Non-Violence, observed today:

27 September 2018
SG/SM/19259-OBV/1821

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

26 September 2018
SG/SM/19243-GA/12066-DC/3789

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the high‑level meeting of the General Assembly to commemorate and promote the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons, in New York today:

21 September 2018
SG/SM/19224-OBV/1820

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the Peace Bell ceremony on the occasion of the thirty-seventh anniversary of the International Day of Peace, in New York today:

17 September 2018
SG/SM/19214-DEV/3351-OBV/1819

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for World Tourism Day, “Tourism and the digital transformation”, observed on 27 September:

13 September 2018
SG/SM/19211-ENV/DEV/1880-OBV/1818

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

12 September 2018
DSG/SM/1212-DEV/3350-OBV/1817

Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina Mohammed’s remarks on United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation, in New York today:

7 September 2018
SG/SM/19200-OBV/1816

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

6 September 2018
SG/SM/19195-GA/12047-OBV/1815

Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks at the General Assembly observance of the International Day against Nuclear Tests, in New York today:

6 September 2018
GA/12046

Commemorating the International Day against Nuclear Tests today, delegates in the General Assembly evoked the catastrophic consequences and suffering caused by the testing and use of nuclear weapons, as they urged countries that have not done so to sign the Comprehensive Nuclear‑Test‑Ban Treaty.