Secretary-General Guterres presents his report on repositioning the UN development system to the Economic and Social Council. UN Photo/ Kim Haughton

We need to change in order to secure the promise of sustainable development, human rights and peace for our grandchildren.  And we have no time to lose.

UN Photo/ Kim Haughton Secretary-General Guterres presents his report on repositioning the UN development system to the Economic and Social Council.

Video Highlights

Appeal for Peace

On 1 January 2017, Secretary-General António Guterres launched an appeal for peace with the hope that everyone strive to overcome differences, saying "Peace must be our goal and our guide."

World Refugee Day

Secretary-General António Guterres's video message marking World Refugee Day 2017.

World Environment Day

In his message marking World Environment Day, Secretary-General António Guterres points out that we all have a role to play in protecting our only home, saying "Without a healthy environment we cannot end poverty or build prosperity."

International Day of UN Peacekeepers

"Every day, peacekeepers help bring peace and stability to war-torn societies around the world," Secretary-General António Guterres  said in his message commemorating the Day.

Vision

The Secretary-General's vision on the challenges and opportunities ahead.
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Team

The Secretary-General appoints women to senior posts.
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News

News coverage on the Secretary-General.
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Journey

The Secretary-General's journey to becoming the world's top diplomat.
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Selection

A new process for selecting the Secretary-General.
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In the Field

The Secretary-General's 10-year tenure as UN High Commissioner for Refugees (2005-2015).
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