Fiji – The United Nations has announced Pacific Unite: [...]
Seven young climate activists to take formal seat at [...]
Press release UN-Water New York, 9 July—The UN announced [...]
Denmark, Korea and Estonia top the 2020 UN e-government [...]
PRESS RELEASE New York, 3 July—Facing the [...]
PRESS RELEASE The effects of the pandemic have devastated [...]
MEDIA ADVISORY Top economists to explore financing solutions to [...]
Policy brief calls for increasing SDG progress and maintaining [...]
UN celebrates innovative public service delivery as pandemic heightens importance of work of the public sector
The UN announced today that seven innovative projects will receive this year’s UN Public Service Award, the highest global accolade for excellence in public service to institutions that contribute to a more effective and responsive public administration and that advance progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
EMBARGOED until 19 May, 00:01 CET: Over 150 global corporations urge world leaders for net-zero recovery from COVID-19
Press release: Under strict embargo until 00:01 CET, 19 May [...]
Growing alliance of news and entertainment companies brings focus on socio-economic impact of COVID-19 crisis to its two-billion-strong audience.
Media Advisory Efforts to scale up ocean action to [...]
UN DESA Policy briefs offer recommendations for avoiding debt crisis and using digital government tools to help confront COVID-19
Commodity-dependent developing countries face risk of economic crisis even [...]
60 International Agencies Urge Rapid, Coordinated Response as Pandemic Threatens to Destabilize Poor Countries’ Finances
NEW YORK, 9 April 2020 – Governments must take [...]
The COP26 UN climate change conference set to take place in Glasgow in November has been postponed due to COVID-19. Dates for a rescheduled conference in 2021, hosted in Glasgow by the UK in partnership with Italy, will be set out in due course following further discussion with parties.
Bold and urgent policy measures needed to protect the [...]
The new coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is attacking societies at their core, claiming lives and people’s livelihoods. In a new report, the United Nations Secretary-General calls on everyone to act together to address this impact and lessen the blow to people.
New World Health Organization (WHO) guidance will help countries [...]
The Sustainable Development Goals’ globally-agreed framework of 232 indicators [...]
As ocean health continues to deteriorate, countries kick-off preparations to scale up solutions for marine conservation
Media Advisory UN Ocean Conference [...]