"Right of Peoples to Peace"
"Armed conflict causes untold grief to families, communities and entire countries," says UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in his message for International Peace Day on 21 September. Thirty years ago the United Nations General Assembly affirmed the right of peoples to peace in a declaration which proclaims the sacred right to peace for all peoples. More...
Action on climate change
The threat that climate change poses to peace, security and sustainable development has led UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to make it one of his key priorities. Addressing climate change is central to the work of the United Nations. To help advance action on climate change the Secretary-General is inviting world leaders to attend the Climate Summit at UN Headquarters in New York on 23 September 2014. More...
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