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Giving Young Africans Skills, Decent Jobs, Peacebuilding Role Key to Making Most of Continent’s Demographic Dividend, Secretary-General Stresses

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks on the “Demographic Roadmap for Africa:  Moving from Commitment to Action”, in New York today:

I thank President [Alpha] Condé for convening this high-level event — and I …

EU and UN team up to eliminate violence against women and girls

The EU-UN Spotlight Initiative was launched by the EU High Representative / Vice-President of the Commission Federica Mogherini and Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica, together with the UN Secretary-General António Guterres and …

Better Prevention, Mediation, Peacebuilding Can Reduce ‘Unrealistic and Dangerous’ Demands on Peacekeepers, Secretary-General Tells Security Council

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the Security Council high-level open debate on “Peacekeeping Operations Regarding the Reform of United Nations Peacekeeping:  Implementation and Follow-Up”, in New York today:

I thank this month’s …

Security Council Reaffirms Primary Role of States in Preventing Conflict, Unanimously Adopting Resolution 2378 (2017) on Peacekeeping Reform

The “primacy of politics” — including through mediation, ceasefire monitoring and assisting in the implementation of peace accords — should be the hallmark of the United Nations approach to resolving conflict, by the terms of …

Secretary-General Cites Appointment of Victims Rights Advocate, New African union Partnership, as Security Council Assesses Progress in Peacekeeping Reform

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the Security Council high-level open debate on “Peacekeeping Operations Regarding the Reform of United Nations Peacekeeping:  Implementation and Follow-Up”, in New York today:

I thank this month’s …

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