Region Can Help World Anchor Recovery from COVID-19 in Longer-Term Promises of 2030 Agenda, Deputy Secretary-General Tells Latin America and Caribbean Forum

16 Mar

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks at the opening ceremony of the fourth meeting of the Forum of the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean for Sustainable Development, today:

Partnership with European Union on Climate, Pandemic Recovery, Ending Inequality More Urgent than Ever, Deputy Secretary-General Tells Parliament Leaders

10 Mar

Following are Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as delivered, to the Public Discussion with European Parliament Vice-President Heidi Hautala, on the theme “10 years to go until 2030:  Decade of action for the Sustainable Development Goals”, held today:

Secretary-General Appoints Ligia Noronha of India to Head United Nations Environment Programme’s New York Office

25 Feb

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres announced today the appointment of Ligia Noronha of India as Assistant Secretary-General and Head of the New York Office of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).