Women’s empowerment and gender equality are ‘essential to global progress’, United Nations Secretary General António Guterres stressed in his message for International Women's Day (Friday, March 8) which this year puts “innovation by women and girls, for women and girls”, at the heart of efforts to achieve gender equality.
United Nations (UN) Secretary General Antonio Guterres warned the world is facing ‘a direct existential threat’ and must take action in the next two years to avert the disastrous consequences of runaway climate change.
United Nations peacekeeping is a proven investment in global peace, security and prosperity, said UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in a message on the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers on Tuesday, IRNA wrote.
United Nations (UN) Secretary General Antonio Guterres has rejected criticism of the world body’s participation at Syrian peace talks in the Russian resort city of Sochi, praising the outcome of the discussions.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres "was horrified" by a report concerning the sexual abuse of members of the Muslim Rohingya ethnic minority in Myanmar by security forces, says a United Nations spokesman.