• UN launches new framework to strengthen fight against terrorism:
    United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres launched a new Organization-wide framework on Thursday to coordinate efforts across the peace and security, humanitarian, human rights and sustainable development sectors.
  • A safer, more dignified journey for all migrants, tops agenda at global conference in Marrakech: 
    Top politicians and officials from across the world will gather in Marrakech, Morocco, ahead of a major conference convened by the UN, to formally adopt an all-inclusive, extensive global agreement aimed at making migration safer, and more dignified for all.
  • Sustainability, peace, security ‘best guarantee against instability’ Guterres to Security Council: “Peace and development are indivisible,” UN Secretary-General António Guterres told the Security Council on Wednesday, encouraging a stronger push along what he dubbed “the peace continuum” as the “best guarantee against instability and insecurity.”
  • Soil pollution ‘jeopardizing’ life on Earth, UN agency warns on World Day: “Soil is a “treasure beneath our feet,” essential to human lives and well-being”, a senior United Nations official has highlighted, warning, however, that this invaluable resource is under constant threat from the little-understood phenomenon of soil pollution.