UN Photo/Loey Felipe Secretary General António Guterres (4th left) addresses the Africa Dialogue Series 2018, a high-level inaugural event on the “Role of the AU-UN partnership in a globalized world”.
Addressing the inaugural Africa Dialogue Series at UN Headquarters, Secretary-General António Guterres urged everyone with a stake in Africa’s success to seize the new opportunities and work together with people on the continent for the common good.
OCHA/Anthony Burke Secretary General António Guterres briefs the press at the Balaroa Liqufaction Site in Palu on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, following the earthquake and tsunami that struck in September.
Standing amidst the wreckage of Balaroa, one of the worst hit areas of Palu, Indonesia, Secretary-General António Guterres said it was “impossible not to feel heart-broken” at the destruction caused by the huge earthquake and tsunami that struck the island two weeks ago.
UN Photo/Deepak Malik António Guterres (centre) honors Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India with the Champion of Earth award, the highest environmental honour of the United Nations, at Pravasi Bharatiya Kendra in New Delhi.
On his maiden visit to India as Secretary-General António Guterres conferred the Organization’s highest environmental honour on India’s Prime Minister, recognizing Narendra Modi’s efforts against climate change and pollution.
Photo: Giles Clarke Secretary-General António Guterres (right) pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at the Raj Ghat memorial in New Delhi on 2 October 2018 to mark the beginning of the celebrations of his 150th birthday.
As part of his official visit to India this week, UN Secretary-General António Guterres laid a wreath in honour of Mahatma Gandhi, at the Raj Ghat Memorial, in New Delhi. Describing him as “the greatest soul that ever lived”, the UN chief said that Gandhi’s example “demonstrates that the way to reach objectives, is through non-violence.”
UN Photo/Cia Pak Secretary-General António Guterres presents his annual report on the work of the Organization ahead of the opening of the General Assembly’s seventy-third general debate.
Facing a world where trust – trust in national institutions, trust among States and trust in the rules-based global order – is at a breaking point, Secretary-General António Guterres set the stage for the 73rd general debate of the United Nations with a call to rebuild solidarity, repair broke trust and reinvigorate the spirit of multilateralism.
António Guterres (left) meets internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Bangassou, Central African Republic
Special Measures for Protection from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse: A New Approach
Based on the work of a high-level task force appointed by the Secretary-General, the report lays out a strategy to achieve visible and measurable improvements in the way the United Nations prevents and responds to sexual exploitation and abuse. The strategy is victim-centred and rooted in transparency, accountability and ensuring justice.