Monthly Archives: November 2008

Secretary-General Message on the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People

By | 29 November 2008

The Palestinians have been deprived of their inalienable rights, including the right to self-determination and statehood, for more than 60 years.  Israelis live with an ever-present sense of insecurity.  There is only one way to address such legitimate rights and fears: a peace agreement that results in an end of occupation, an end of conflict,… Read More »

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Secretary-General message on Africa Industrialization Day

By | 20 November 2008

This year’s observance of Africa Industrialization Day takes place at a challenging time. We face a global financial crisis. Food and fertilizer prices are significantly higher than they were two years ago. The accelerating impacts of climate change are becoming more apparent. The full impacts of these crises are not yet known, but some of… Read More »

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