COP26 Reaches Consensus on Key Actions to Address Climate Change
Medical equipment for COVID-19 response delivered to Guyana through UNOPS-Government of Japan project
Georgetown, 6 October 2021 - Six months after the agreement between the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) and the…Read More
UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed says latest crisis an opportunity for Haitians to start anew
Port-au-Prince, 20 August 2021 – UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed, on a two-day mission to Haiti, said the response to the…Read More
New York, 17 August 2021 The United Nations stands in solidarity with the people of Haiti at this difficult time. The…Read More
New York, 7 July 2021 The Secretary-General condemns in the strongest terms the assassination of President Jovenel Moïse of the Republic…Read More
The Glasgow Climate Test
By António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations. The climate crisis is a code red for humanity. World leaders will soon…Read More
Hurricane season an urgent reminder: Climate action will save lives, livelihoods in region
* The author is Selwin Hart, U.N. Assistant Secretary-General for Climate Action and Special Adviser to the U.N. Secretary-General. This op-ed was…Read More
Small island developing states (SIDS) must receive financial and international support if they are to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic and natural disasters, the President of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), Munir Akram, said on Friday. "Financial liquidity… Read More
“In life, things wouldn’t always go as you wanted to but you have to learn how to roll with the punches,” frontline worker Peaches Dinnoo tells United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres in their one-on-one conversation about the challenges she faces… Read More
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GOAL OF THE MONTH
The Goal of the Month for November is SDG 13!
From 31 October to 12 November the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) will take place. In light of this, November focuses on SDG 13 – Climate Action – which focuses on encouraging action to combat climate change and its impacts.
COP26 is the biggest and most important climate-related conference where world leaders discuss and negotiate ways to tackle our climate challenges.
You can find out more about this SDG and get COP26-related at the Goal of the Month Website.