Press Release

Press Release

25 October 2020
SG/SM/20366

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

25 October 2020
SG/SM/20367

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

24 October 2020
SG/SM/20361

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

24 October 2020
SG/SM/20362

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

24 October 2020
SG/SM/20363

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

23 October 2020
GA/SHC/4301

Stressing that “censorship kills scholarship”, the United Nations expert on free expression launched a passionate defence of academia as a bastion of ideas that all too often comes under siege by States seeking to control or supress the flow of information, as Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) delegates continued their interactive dialogues on broad questions of human rights today.

23 October 2020
DSG/SM/1493

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks at the extraordinary session of the Global Education Meeting, today:

23 October 2020
SG/SM/20360

Following is UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ message on World Cities Day, observed on 31 October:

23 October 2020
PI/2290

The first virtual meeting of the United Nations World Data Forum concluded with the launch of the data community’s response to COVID‑19, stressing the increased demand for relevant, timely and trusted data and statistics as a critical part of building back a more equitable, sustainable and resilient future.

22 October 2020
SG/SM/20359

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

22 October 2020
SG/SM/20355

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message for the extraordinary session of the Global Education Meeting, today:

22 October 2020
SG/SM/20356

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message for the webinar “Supreme courts, governance and democracy:  Contributions of civil society to the improvement of the governance of the Federal Supreme Court of Brazil”, today:

22 October 2020
SG/SM/20357

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the United Nations Day concert, in New York today:

22 October 2020
SG/SM/20358

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

22 October 2020
GA/SHC/4300

Governments must ensure that people facing discrimination are included in dialogues and decisions affecting their lives, experts told the Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) today, as delegates discussed cultural rights, as well as the human rights of persons with disabilities and albinism.

21 October 2020
SG/SM/20353

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

21 October 2020
SG/SM/20354

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-United Nations ministerial meeting, held today:

21 October 2020
DSG/SM/1491

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed’s remarks at the round table “Investing in COVID-19 vaccines and primary health care delivery systems”, today:

21 October 2020
DSG/SM/1492

Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the public launch event for the Centre for Sustainable Development at the Brookings Institute, today:

21 October 2020
SC/14334

The recent United States-mediated agreement on Belgrade-Pristina economic cooperation and the resumption of European Union-facilitated talks between the two sides represent positive steps towards reconciliation and lasting peace, the top United Nations official in the Balkans told a Security Council video-teleconference meeting on 21 October.