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On International Walk to School Day, UN envoy urges action to make roads safe for children

2018-04-22T12:04:02-04:0008 Oct 2015|Goal 4: Quality Education, News|

Marking International Walk to School Day, Jean Todt, the United Nations Special Envoy for Road Safety, has is calling for urgent action to halt road deaths and traffic accidents, which, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), kill some 500 children a day.

UN urges bold action for world to recover from COVID-19 and build a better future for all

2020-09-18T07:34:49-04:0018 Sep 2020|Press material, Sustainable Development Agenda|

New York, 18 September 2020 – Amidst a crisis unlike any other in our lifetimes, with COVID-19 destroying lives and livelihoods across the globe, the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly will open with a special high-level event underscoring anew the urgency of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a pathway to a healthier, more equitable and more peaceful world.

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