Bogota, colombia – un secretary general antonio guterres is telling colombians there is no justification for armed violence following recent attacks by the nation's last remaining rebel group after the expiration of a temporary cease-fire in televised remarks saturday, guterres said that peace. A united nations secretary-general selection was held in october 2016 to choose the ninth secretary-general of the united nations to succeed ban ki-moon from 1. United nations secretary-general play all selection of statements/remarks by united nations secretary-general 13:41 play next play now un chief on climate change. Un secretary-general: 'hell on earth' in syria's eastern ghouta must end by reuters february 26, 2018 10:55 un aid agencies.
The secretary-general of the united nations, abbreviated unsyg, is the head of the united nations secretariat, one of the principal organs of the united nations the. Remarks by antónio guterres, secretary-general of the united nations, at memorial service of mrs winnie madikizela-mandela. As the symbolic head of the un, the secretary-general serves as both its top diplomat and its chief administrative officer as the un charter postulates, s/he is. Un secretary-general antonio guterres addressed the un security council on friday, speaking about the recent escalation of the situation in syria, triggered by an. Un secretary general antonio guterres called friday for “an independent and transparent investigation” into deadly clashes in gaza between palestinians and. Selecting the united nations secretary-general jan 7, 2016 | opinions 2016 will see the selection of a new secretary-general of the united nations, as ban ki-moon.
While the united nations is trying to make the selection of a new secretary general more transparent, the world powers are, as usual, expected to exert undue influence over the process itself. United nations — the united nations security council reached a surprisingly swift consensus wednesday on its choice for the next secretary general of the united nations: antónio guterres, a former prime minister of portugal mr guterres, 67, who ran the united nations refugee agency for 10 years. The secretary-general's 10-year tenure as un high commissioner for refugees (2005-2015) learn more united nations secretary-general on the job daily schedule. Ban ki-moon, secretary-general of the united nations, opening the general debate, said the world was in an “era of wondrous opportunity”, as it was the first.
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As the world starts to ring in the new year, un secretary-general antonio guterres called upon the global community to unite and overcome challenges together on sunday. Q&a with un secretary general candidate antonio guterres subscribe us politics world tech time health entertainment subscribe home us politics world. United nations secretary-general search form search toggle navigation home about biography the role of the secretary-general appointment process vision. April 14, 2016 mr ban ki-moon secretary general united nations dear secretary general, with the united nations general assembly special session on the world drug.
Un secretary-general says if chemical weapons are confirmed, it would be abhorrent, require thorough investigation un secretary-general antonio guterres said.
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António guterres, the former portuguese prime minister, will be the next un secretary general, after the security council agreed he should replace ban ki-moon at the. Secretary-general: secretary-general, the principal administrative officer of the united nations see secretariat the table provides a historical list of un. Un secretary-general antonio guterres criticised myanmar's army chief after he declared that the rohingya had nothing in common with other ethnic groups. Report of the united nations secretary‑general for the world humanitarian summit we are confronting some of the greatest challenges of our time in 2015: million.