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Accelerate climate action and raise ambition, urges UN chief

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UNHCR concerned over Israel’s refugee relocation proposals

Geneva, 17 November 2017 – UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is seriously concerned by proposals announced yesterday by Israel’s Interior Minister Aryeh Deri and Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan. Under these proposals, Eritreans and Sudanese asylum-seekers and refugees would be compelled to accept relocation to […]

Invest and mobilize to end violence against women

14 November 2017 – One in three women around the world experience violence in their lifetime, often in the hands of someone they know, love and trust. Of all women who were victims of homicide globally in 2012, almost half were killed by intimate partners […]

Movies on Migration from Around the World – Countdown to the 2017 Global Migration Film Festival Begins

Geneva, 13 November 2017 – From Guyana to the Philippines, filmmakers from around the globe will showcase their vision at the Global Migration Film Festival. Organized by IOM, the UN Migration Agency, the festival will take place in over 100 countries from 5 to 18 December […]

UN Secretary-General’s remarks at the 9th ASEAN-UN Summit

13 November 2017

[as delivered] 

Mr Chairman,
Distinguished Heads of State and Government of ASEAN,
Secretary-General of ASEAN,
Excellencies,
Ladies and Gentlemen,

It is a great honour to join you for the 9th ASEAN-UN Summit.

I congratulate the Government and people of the Republic of the Philippines for your success in chairing ASEAN […]

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UN City comprises two campuses. Campus 1 on Marmormolen houses 11 UN organizations with 1,500 staff members representing more than 100 nationalities. Campus 2, located in the container port in the Northern Harbor, constitutes UNICEF’s state-of-the-art high bay warehouse. With a total storage capacity of 36,000 pallets, it is the largest humanitarian warehouse in the world.

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We welcome outside visitors once a week, Fridays at 14.00. Additionally, school or university groups can contact us for private tours or lectures from the UN agencies in the building. UN City also opens its doors to primary school children. Read more about #UNCity4Schools here.

The Sustainable Development Goals

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) build on the success of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and aim to go further to end all forms of poverty. The new Goals are unique in that they call for action by all countries, poor, rich and middle-income to promote prosperity while protecting the planet. Read about the Goals here.