UN chief in Greece sees 'tremendous challenge' of migrant crisis
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon headed Saturday to take a first-hand look in Greece at the migration crisis that has engulfed Europe, as tens of thousands of migrants remain blocked at the doorstep to the EU.
The best way to predict the future is to design it; you have a gold mine when you have a goal mind. We are living in a global world where it is relatively impossible to feature in a future that we cannot picture.
UN honours fallen heroes at Peacekeepers’ Day
“The confidence that the world places in United Nations peacekeeping is reflected in its massive growth in recent years, in terms of both numbers and complexity,” he said.
Between Pope Francis and Amina Mohammed
A few weeks ago, Fortune, a New York-based multinational business magazine published by Time Inc., officially released its annual ranking of the world’s 50 greatest leaders for 2016.
Solheim elected new UNEP Executive Director
After the nomination by the Secretary-General, Ban Ki-Moon, the General Assembly has elected Erik Solheim of Norway as Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme ...
UN unveils draft on new urban agenda, sets for quito declaration
The United Nations has released the first draft of the New Urban Agenda, a document aimed at guiding global urbanization policy for the next 20 years.
UN's Ban 'outraged' by attack on Syria camp for displaced
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Friday he was "outraged" by the deadly attack on a camp for displaced Syrians and said those responsible must face justice.