UN Photo/Manuel Elias Secretary-General António Guterres briefs the Security Council on building regional partnerships in Afghanistan and Central Asia.
The threats of violent extremism and transnational organized crime in Afghanistan reverberate across Central Asia and the world and countering them cannot be the responsibility of one country alone, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said, urging regional and multilateral cooperation, based firmly on human rights.
UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe Secretary-General António Guterres (left), alongside President Nursultan Nazarbaev of Kazakhstan, briefs the Security Council during its meeting on non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction.
Worldwide concerns over nuclear weapons are the highest they have been since the Cold War, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said, calling for comprehensive political solutions that include dialogue and negotiation to prevent, mitigate and resolve conflicts.
UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe Secretary General António Guterres (centre) briefs an informal meeting of the General Assembly on his concerns for 2018.
Having taken office with a call for peace to be the watchword of 2017, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said the world instead had ‘gone in reverse,” and that there are critical areas that need action in the New Year, including climate change, the nuclear issue on the Korean Peninsula, the Middle East conflict, and the Rohingya crisis.
Photo: UN Verification Mission in Colombia During a visit to Mesetas, Secretary-General Guterres meets with members of the local community.
During a two-day visit to Colombia, UN Secretary-General António Guterres expressed hopes for the peace process in the South American country, which is emerging from a five-decades-long conflict.
UN Photo/Mark Garten Secretary-General António Guterres (centre) delivers his report entitled “Making Migration Work for All” to the UN General Assembly.
Laying out his vision for concrete steps the world can take in 2018 to maximize the contribution millions of migrants are already making to our societies and to agree a set of actions to ensure that the rights of all migrants are fully respected, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said the issue of migration calls for a truly global response.
Note to Correspondents: Statement by Adama Dieng, UN Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide and Ivan Simonovic, UN Special Adviser on the Responsibility to Protect, on the situation in Eastern Ghouta and Idlib, Syrian Arab Republic
António Guterres greets some young children on his recent visit to Mesetas, Colombia.
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.