Statements and Messages

21 May 2020
SG/SM/20091

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message for the seventy-sixth session of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), in New York today:

20 May 2020
SG/SM/20090

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message on the launch of the United Nations Policy Brief on the Impact of COVID-19 on Africa, in New York today:

20 May 2020
SG/SM/20089

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ opening remarks to the Africa Dialogue Series on COVID-19 and Silencing the Guns in Africa:  Challenges and Opportunities, in New York today:

19 May 2020
SG/SM/20087

Following are Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Operational Activities Segment today:

19 May 2020
SG/SM/20088

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

19 May 2020
SG/SM/20086

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message on the International Day for Biological Diversity, observed on 22 May:

18 May 2020
SG/SM/20085

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the World Health Assembly, in New York today:

17 May 2020
SG/SM/20083

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message for World Telecommunication and Information Society Day, observed today:

17 May 2020
SG/SM/20084

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the International Day against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia, observed today:

16 May 2020
SG/SM/20082

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