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1 Ban and Obama Open the General Assembly
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20 September 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — On the opening day of the new UN General Assembly on September 20, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon delivered messages of hope for human advancement and anger at the stubborn and vicious conflicts around the world. In his last General Assembly address as secretary-general, Ban urged l...

Created on 2016-09-20 21:59:33
2 Ban Ki-Moon Stands Up For LGBT Rights
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11 December 2012, New York, USA | Shari Nijman - In the aftermath of Human Rights Day, Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon spoke out against the widespread violence against Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) people throughout the world

Created on 2012-12-11 05:00:00
3 Ban Ki-moon: We Are In "The Great Transition" Period
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18 January 2013, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - Lecturing at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California on Thursday, where UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, delivered his speech entitled, "The United Nations in a World in Transition"

Created on 2013-01-18 05:00:00
4 Ban Puts Health Issues In Eastern Europe In The Spotlight While Visiting Public Health Institute In Zagreb
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23 July 2012, New York, USA | Shari Nijman - On the same day that Ban Ki moon visited the Andrija Stampar School of Public Health in the Croatian capital Zagreb, he also appointed Michel Kazatchkine as a special envoy on HIV/AIDS in Eastern Europe and Central A...

Created on 2012-07-23 04:00:00
5 COP21: Youth Leaders Call for Limiting Global Temperature Rise to 1.5 Degrees Celsius "To Stay Alive"
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Youth leaders from a number of the countries most at risk due to climate change rallied at the UN climate conference in Paris, urging governments to adopt an ambitious agreement to achieve 100 per cent renewable energy by 2050
Created on 2015-12-03 16:24:18
6 DSG Mohammed Meets Kabila
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28 july 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed said her discussions with President Joseph Kabila of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), in the Congolese capital Kinshasa focused on the issues women are facing in the country adding that they “bear the brunt of conflict.”

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7 GA Confirms Guterres as Secretary-General
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13 October 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — António Guterres has been confirmed as the next Secretary-General of the United Nations by a unanimous vote of the General Assembly. The October 13 action follows the vote last week in the Security Council – also unanimous – to recommend Guterres to the post. The search for the new...

Created on 2016-10-13 20:57:45
8 GA President’s Final News Conference
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13 September 2016, New York, USA | South-South News — In his final news conference as the president of the UN General Assembly, Mogens Lykketoft focused on one of the signature issues of his presidency – transparency in the selection of the next Secretary-General. He has led the drive for openness in the selection process and has arran...

Created on 2016-09-13 17:07:21
9 Guterres Libya Slavery Reax
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21 November 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — The United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said he was “horrified at news reports and video footage showing African migrants in Libya reportedly being sold as slaves” and called upon all “competent authorities to investigate these activities without delay and to bri...

Created on 2017-11-21 23:36:55
10 Guterres on allegations of exploitation and abuse by UN peacekeepers
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19 October 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — UN Secretary-General António Guterres said he is “pained” by the allegations of sexual exploitation and abuse by UN peacekeepers in the Central African Republic (CAR) adding that “the good work and the tremendous sacrifice of peacekeepers around the world has been tarnished by ...

Created on 2017-10-19 20:12:26
11 Guterres Opens COP 23
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15 November 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — UN Secretary-General António Guterres told world leaders today (15 Nov) in Bonn that climate change “is the defining threat of our time.”

Created on 2017-11-15 23:04:40
12 Guterres Visits Displaced in Somalia
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8 March 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — Visiting Somalia, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres described the situation in the drought-hit African country as both “tragic and hopeful.”

Created on 2017-03-08 23:34:25
13 Guterres’ First Day as SG
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3 January 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — The new UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, began his tenure with a New Year’s Day appeal for peace:

Created on 2017-01-03 21:48:47
14 Iran Media Say Ban To Attend The Nam Conference In Tehran, Although Not Confirmed
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8 August 2012, New York, USA | Shari Nijman - Ban Ki Moon has received an invitation to visit the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) summit in Iran and has scheduled a visit there at the end of this month

Created on 2012-08-08 04:00:00
15 Little Time to Loose, UN Urges Climate Negotiations in Abu Dhabi
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6 May 2014, New York, USA | Shari Nijman - Calling it the “defining issue of our time”, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon urged the world to take action on climate change at the Abu Dhabi Ascent climate negotiations this week.

Created on 2014-05-06 22:05:00
16 Secretary General response to US embassy move
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6 December 2017, New York, USA | South-South News — UN Secretary-General António Guterres said Jerusalem “is a final status issue that must be resolved through direct negotiations between the two parties” adding that the city must be the “capital of Israel and Palestine”

Created on 2017-12-06 23:14:05
17 Secretary-General Calls For Action On Syria
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2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - Recent estimates suggest that August was the deadliest month yet of the ongoing conflict between rebel factions and the Syrian army, with over 5,000 reported killed and many more wounded. The majority of these victims, it is believed, are civilians.

Created on 2012-09-06 14:11:24
18 Secretary-General Calls For Cooperation With Arab League
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11 July 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - United Nations Secretary-General applauded the combined efforts of the UN and the Arab League to find solutions to ongoing challenges facing the Middle East and North Africa. Shaken by the political upheaval a...

Created on 2012-07-11 14:00:01
19 Secretary-General Launches New Global Education Initiative, Stressing Importance Of Education In Timor-Leste
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16 August 2012, New York, USA | Shari Nijman - "Education saves lives. Education carries hope. Education builds dignity. Education is growth."

Created on 2012-08-16 04:00:00
20 Secretary-General Urges Action On Rio
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30 May 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon reiterated his calls for urgency regarding negotiations for next month's Rio+20 Conference.

Created on 2012-05-30 14:19:38

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