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Briefing by Spokesperson for Secretary-General

The Secretary-General will depart New York on 26 June for a visit which will take him to Japan and the United Arab Emirates.

His first stop will be in Osaka …

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General.

**Trip Announcement

I’ll start off with a trip announcement.

The Secretary-General will …

Briefing by Spokesperson for Secretary-General

This morning, the Secretary-General addressed a session of the Security Council on conflict prevention and mediation. He urged Council members and all Member States to strive for greater unity to…

More Unified, Early Action Key for Preventing Conflict, Reducing Human Suffering, Speakers Tells Security Council, Pointing to High Cost of Managing Crises

The United Nations should explore greater use of conflict prevention and mediation tools enshrined in its founding Charter, speakers told the Security Council today, as it examined the Organization’s long-standing …

Secretary-General Urges Security Council to Pursue Conflict Prevention, Mediation as Most Important Tools for Reducing Human Suffering

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the Security Council meeting on conflict prevention and mediation:

I thank Kuwait and His Excellency, the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of …

Security Council: conflict prevention and mediation

Note: Following are summaries of statements made today in the Security Council meeting on conflict prevention and mediation. A complete summary of this Council meeting will be available later today

Sudan mediation, Somalia drought, and the severity of need

Our editors’ weekly take on humanitarian news, trends, and developments from around the globe.

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Ethiopian PM in Sudan mediation effort

On Friday, Abiy Ahmed began mediation talks …

Beginning Coordination, Management Segment, Economic and Social Council Adopts Texts on Social Development, Gender, Non-Governmental Organizations

Commencing its 2019 Management Segment, the Economic and Social Council today adopted seven resolutions and six draft decisions and took up several reports on various topics, including one draft decision …

Economic and Social Council

Commencing its 2019 Management Segment, the Economic and Social Council today adopted seven resolutions and six draft decisions and took up several reports on various topics, including one draft decision …

Annual Session of the Executive Board 2019

As prepared for delivery.

Mr. President, Members of the Executive Board, colleagues and friends.

It is with great pleasure that I welcome you to this session of the UNDP Executive …