Press Release : The United Nations in South Africa opens exhibition at Apartheid Museum, 20 October 2017

By | 20 October 2017

Johannesburg, South Africa: The United Nations in South Africa yesterday launched its exhibition, “The Role of the United Nations in the Struggle for Freedom in South Africa” at the Apartheid Museum in Johannesburg. The exhibition, which was organized in partnership with the museum and Brand South Africa, showcases the UN’s contribution in the fight against… Read More »

UN Secretary-General’s opening remarks at press encounter in the Central African Republic

By | 20 October 2017

I am here to announce that I will travel to the Central African Republic early next week to spend United Nations Day with a peacekeeping operation in order to pay tribute to peacekeepers across the world. Peacekeeping operations are among the international community’s most effective tools for meeting the challenges of global peace and security.

UN Deputy Secretary-General’s remarks at Africa Week 2017

By | 20 October 2017

I am pleased to be with you and I welcome all the representatives of the African Regional Economic Communities to this briefing today. Over recent decades, Africa has achieved significant progress thanks to the leadership of its Governments, the African Union, the Regional Economic Communities, civil society organisations, the private sector and many other partners.