Press Release

20 April 2021
HR/5459

Indigenous peoples’ lands are increasingly occupied by terrorists and extremists, threatening their lives and often their ability to partner with Governments in the establishment of institutions to protect their rights, a renowned international human rights expert told the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues today.

20 April 2021
POP/1096

Experts today outlined innovative approaches to transform global food systems — assuring that an end to hunger can be within reach — as the Economic and Social Council’s Commission on Population and Development opened the second day of its annual session.

20 April 2021
SG/SM/20691

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:

19 April 2021
SG/SM/20689

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the twentieth session of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues today:

19 April 2021
SC/14498

In the face of increasingly complex and urgent global crises, high-level speakers stressed to the Security Council today that cooperation between the United Nations and regional and subregional organizations is more critical than ever.

19 April 2021
SG/SM/20687

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for International Mother Earth Day, observed on 22 April:

19 April 2021
HR/5457

The largest global gathering on indigenous issues, the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, will run in a mostly virtual format from 19 to 30 April.

19 April 2021
SG/SM/20684

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ briefing to the Security Council on “Enhancing Cooperation between the United Nations and Regional and Subregional Organizations in Enhancing Confidence-Building and Dialogue in Conflict Prevention and Resolution”, today:

19 April 2021
SG/SM/20685

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for World Malaria Day, observed on 25 April:

19 April 2021
DSG/SM/1570

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohamed’s opening remarks at the fifty-fourth session of the Commission on Population and Development, held today: