New York – I was saddened to learn of the death of Oscar Niemeyer, a towering figure and one of the original architects of United Nations Headquarters in New York.
Doha – Together with the Rockefeller Foundation, the UN Climate Change secretariat has launched a new initiative to recognize the critical role of women in fighting climate change: “Momentum for Change: Women for Results”.
Doha – Thank you for inviting me to set the stage for this important discussion. Climate change has been at the top of my priority list since I took office in 2007.
Dar es Salaam – I am pleased to send greetings to the GAVI Alliance Partners’ Forum. I have seen your life-saving work in my travels around the world.
New York – A military operation may be required as a last resort to deal with terrorist and criminal elements in northern Mali, but the priority must be on supporting the national authorities to restore constitutional order and reach a political settlement to the ongoing crisis, the Security Council was told today.