Press Release

Press Release

24 September 2020
SG/SM/20278

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ briefing to the Security Council on global governance post-COVID-19, held today:

24 September 2020
SG/SM/20277

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message on the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons, observed on 26 September:

24 September 2020
SG/SM/20280

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks as delivered to the High-Level Round Table on Climate Ambition, held today:

24 September 2020
SG/SM/20276

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video statement for the fifteenth anniversary of the adoption of the responsibility to protect, today:

24 September 2020
SG/SM/20279

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message for the high-level side event on the gender dimensions of the death penalty, held today:

24 September 2020
DSG/SM/1455

Following is UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed’s video message on the occasion of the event on “Advancing the Global Goals with Artificial Intelligence”, held today:

24 September 2020
DSG/SM/1456

Following is the text of UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s video message for the Restless Development United Nations General Assembly Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Action Zone Event “Past, Present, Futures: Intergenerational Resilience Across Beijing +25”, on 24 September:

24 September 2020
SG/SM/20275

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message for the 2020 session of the “Bahrain Visions Forum: Shared Visions for a Successful Future”, held today:

23 September 2020
DC/3831

Disarmament is at the heart of the collective security system set out in the Charter of the United Nations, with its goal to “save succeeding generations from the scourge of war”.

23 September 2020
SG/SM/20269

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the Sustainable Development Goals Business Forum, in New York today:

23 September 2020
SG/SM/20270

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the World Health Organization (WHO) event on “Infodemic Management:  Promoting healthy behaviours in the time of COVID-19 and mitigating the harm from misinformation and disinformation”, held today:

23 September 2020
SG/SM/20272

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message to the high-level event on “Digital Cooperation:  Action for Future Generations”, held today:

23 September 2020
SG/SM/20271

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the annual ministerial meeting of Foreign Ministers of landlocked developing countries, held today:

23 September 2020
SG/SM/20273

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the high‑level event of the International Support Group for Lebanon, held today:

23 September 2020
SG/2254

A ministerial meeting of the members of the International Support Group (ISG) for Lebanon co-chaired by the United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres and Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Foreign Affairs of France, was held on 23 September.

23 September 2020
SG/SM/20274

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for World Maritime Day, observed on 24 September:

23 September 2020
DSG/SM/1453

Following is the text of UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s video message to the event “Progress and Multisectoral Action towards Achieving Global Targets to End Tuberculosis”, held today:

23 September 2020
DSG/SM/1454

Following is the text of UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s video message at the closing of the Sustainable Development Goals Business Forum, held today:

22 September 2020
SG/SM/20268

Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for the International Day of Sign Languages, observed on 23 September:

On the International Day of Sign Languages, this year, we find ourselves in the midst of a pandemic that has disrupted and upended lives everywhere, including the lives of the deaf community.

22 September 2020
DSG/SM/1450

Following is the text of UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s video message at the opening plenary session of the SDG Action Zone, held today: