United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrived in Vienna, Austria, on the evening of Tuesday, 10 May, from the Republic of Moldova.
Jayathma Wickramanayake, the Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, and The Body Shop, launched a campaign today that seeks to get young voices into the halls of power. The campaign, “Be Seen, Be Heard”, seeks to create long-term structural changes that will make decision-making more inclusive of young people and ensure their participation in political life.
The new Permanent Representative of Austria to the United Nations, Alexander Marschik, paid a courtesy call on UN Secretary-General António Guterres today.
Experts at the Pacific Disaster Centre estimate that 70,000 people in Nicaragua and over 483,000 people in Honduras are vulnerable to the impact of Hurricane Eta, which is poised to make landfall as United Nations teams, national authorities and regional partners prepare response plans.
The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:
The new Permanent Representative of Austria to the United Nations, Alexander Marschik, presented his credentials to the Secretariat today.
United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrived in Vienna on Monday, 27 May, to take part in the fortieth anniversary celebrations of the Vienna International Centre, which is home to several United Nations agencies.
United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres arrived in Vienna on Monday, 14 May.
World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, visited the town of Bikoro in north-western Democratic Republic of the Congo today to assess the response to the current Ebola outbreak. WHO is deploying experts and coordinating partners as well as providing supplies and equipment to the area.