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Secretary-General Calls for Greater Security Council Focus on Emerging Situations, Systematic Pursuit of Conflict Prevention as Sound Investment in Future

Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks at the Security Council open debate on “Addressing Complex Contemporary Challenges to International Peace and Security”, in New York today:

I thank Japan for using its presidency of …

DR Congo: UN officials hail landmark convictions, life sentences in Kavumu child rape cases

19 December 2017 &#150 The United Nations envoys dealing with sexual violence in conflict and the head of the Organization’s peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) have welcomed the conviction of …

Berri welcomes UN's Kardel, lauds UNIFIL efforts

NNA – Pernille Dahler Kardel of Denmark – the newly appointed Acting United Nations Special Coordinator for Lebanon (UNSCOL), visited on Thursday Speaker of the House, Nabih Berri, who briefed her on the current situation …

Half the world lacks access to essential health services – UN-backed report

13 December 2017 &#150 At least half of the world’s population cannot obtain essential health services, and nearly 100 million people are being pushed into extreme poverty each year due to the out-of-pocket health expenses …

Half the world lacks access to essential health services – UN-backed report

13 December 2017 &#150 At least half of the world’s population cannot obtain essential health services, and nearly 100 million people are being pushed into extreme poverty each year due to the out-of-pocket health expenses …