Touring Abaco island in the Bahamas devastated by Hurricane Dorian earlier this month, the UN Secretary-General António Guterres said “the international support will be absolutely essential” to help communities rebuild and recover.
The financial cost of the damage caused by Hurricane Dorian in The Bahamas “will be in the billions of dollars and The Bahamas cannot be expected to foot this bill alone” UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Friday.
The President of the United Nations General Assembly’s 74th session, Ambassador Tijjani Mohammad-Bande of Nigeria, has set key priorities for ushering in a better future for all.
The 74th UN General Assembly takes places this September, with leaders from around the globe converging on New York to tackle the world’s greatest challenges. Live at: http://webtv.un.org
Hurricane Dorian made landfall in the Bahamas from 1-3 September, devastating the country.
On his last day in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres met with President Felix Tshisekedi and visited the newly elected parliament.
When Boko Haram came for her family, Wala Matari dressed her sons as girls, hoping to stop them being recruited by the terrorist group.
The United Nations Secretary-General's Envoy on Youth delivers a message on the occasion of the International Youth Day (12 August).
The theme for 2019 is "Transforming Education".
More than 500 million people today live in areas affected by erosion linked to climate change, according to a United Nations Intergovernmental panel on Climate Change and land.
Ahead of World Youth Day (12 August), Mary Robinson, the Chair of the Elders and the former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, chats with Deon Shekuza, a young environmental activist from Namibia, about climate justice.