Deputy Secretary-General, in Video Message, Applauds Climate Promise Champions, Calling Their Contributions Crucial to Global Efforts

3 Nov

Following is the text of UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s video message to the virtual side event “Ambition from the Frontlines — Recognizing Champions with the Climate Promise” at the twenty-sixth Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, in Glasgow, United Kingdom, today:

We Must Prioritize Response to COVID-19, Reaffirm Focus on Sustainable Development, Deputy Secretary-General Tells Security Council

28 Oct

Following are Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, to the Security Council’s virtual high-level debate on cooperation between the United Nations and regional and subregional organizations — African Union:

Deputy Secretary-General, at Middle East Green Initiative Summit, Recognizes Pioneering Work to Cut Region’s Fossil Fuel Emissions, Stressing Urgency of Reaching Net Zero

25 Oct

Following are UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina Mohamed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the Middle East Green Initiative Summit 2021 Session Titled “International Prospective”, in Riyadh today:

Ambitious Action to Get World Back on Track Can Secure Better Tomorrow for All, Says Deputy Secretary-General, in Virtual University Lecture

20 Oct

Following is UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohamed’s virtual lecture — “Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals and Realizing Youth Aspirations in a Disrupted World” — as prepared for delivery, to Sophia University, Tokyo, today:

Human Rights Drives Rather than Threatens Business, Deputy Secretary-General Tells Atlanta Conference, Calling for Due Diligence, Responsible Investment

15 Oct

Following is the text of Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohamed’s video message to the Thirteenth Atlanta Business and Human Rights Conference, convened by the International Organization of Employers, the United States Council for International Business and the Coca-Cola Company, today:

Building Resilient Societies Critical Step towards Achieving 2030 Agenda, Deputy Secretary-General Tells Resident Coordinators

1 Oct

Following is the text of UN Deputy Secretary‑General Amina Mohammed’s video message to the United Nations Common Guidance on Helping Build Resilient Societies, for the United Nations Resident Coordinators Office Learning Path and the Learning Package on the United Nations Resilience Guidance, today: