Press Release

Press Release

23 November 2020
SC/14362

The recent consensus among Somalia’s leaders on a plan to hold forthcoming parliamentary and presidential elections through indirect voting ended a two-year political stalemate between the Federal Government and federal member states, the senior United Nations official in that country told the Security Council during a 23 November videoconference meeting today, emphasizing the importance of maintaining that momentum.

23 November 2020
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Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the International Publishers Association General Assembly, held today:

23 November 2020
SG/SM/20442

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the forty-eighth session of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) Industrial Development Board, held today:

23 November 2020
SG/SM/20443

Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ opening remarks at the high‑level interactive dialogue with heads of regional and other organizations, today:

23 November 2020
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Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ closing remarks at the high‑level interactive dialogue with heads of regional and other organizations, today:

22 November 2020
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Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks, as delivered, to the Group of 20 (G20) Riyadh Summit‑Session II:  Building an Inclusive, Sustainable and Resilient Future, today:

21 November 2020
SG/SM/20438

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

21 November 2020
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Following is the text of UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ video message to the International Finance Forum 2020 annual meeting, in Guangzhou, China, today:

20 November 2020
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Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message on Africa Industrialization Day, observed today:

20 November 2020
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The text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the eighth International Conference of the Great Lakes Region, held today, is not available in English.

20 November 2020
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The following statement by UN Secretary-General António Guterres was issued today:

20 November 2020
SG/SM/20433

Following is the text off UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the virtual high-level consultation on “Return and Reintegration: Building a Future for All Afghans”, held today:

20 November 2020
SG/SM/20435

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

20 November 2020
SG/SM/20436

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

20 November 2020
SG/SM/20437

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesperson for UN Secretary‑General António Guterres:

19 November 2020
SC/14361

After many years of oppression, division, chaos, misery and conflict, Libyans are coming together to chart the way forward to preserve the country’s unity and reassert its sovereignty, the head of the United Nations special political mission there told the Security Council during a videoconference meeting on 19 November, painting a cautious but optimistic future for the war-torn State.

19 November 2020
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks on climate action, to the European Council on Foreign Relations, held today:

19 November 2020
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Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the panel discussion:  a conversation on racism in the workplace, in New York today:

19 November 2020
DSG/SM/1499

Following is the text of Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s message to the International Web-Forum for the Commemoration of the Thirtieth Anniversary of the Convention on the Right

19 November 2020
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Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society, “Beyond Recovery:  Designing an Inclusive World”, held in Paris and online today: