May 13, 2019
PM Khan groundbreaking of Mother and Child hospital

PM Khan groundbreaking of Mother and Child hospital

Prime Minister Imran Khan would perform groundbreaking of 400-bed state-of-the-art Mother and Child Hospital in Rawalpindi today. Addressing a press conference at under construction hospital here […]
May 11, 2019
Deputy Secretary-General Updates Member States

Deputy Secretary-General Updates Member States

The UN Secretariat is currently making the planned transition to the new Resident Coordinator (RC) system, but there is a funding gap for the system after […]
May 11, 2019
Discuss Possible Improvements.

Discuss Possible Improvements.

The experts met to discuss lessons learned from the first four-year cycle of the United Nations High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF), which ended in […]
May 10, 2019
Experiences in Building Resilience.

Experiences in Building Resilience.

More than 300 participants shared their experiences of working together to promote resilient development at the first meeting on resilience in the Pacific. The meeting focused […]
May 10, 2019
Chairperson Urge Greater Momentum on SDGs

Chairperson Urge Greater Momentum on SDGs

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres and African Union Commission Chair Moussa Faki Mahamat have expressed their willingness to deepen the strategic partnership between the United Nations […]
May 9, 2019
ADB Report Enables Country Comparisons.

ADB Report Enables Country Comparisons.

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has released the 2019 version of its statistical report, with this year’s publication including economic, environmental and social indicators used to […]
May 9, 2019
UN System Outlines Common Narrative.

UN System Outlines Common Narrative.

A United Nations system working group has prepared a shared narrative for six high-level events to be held in September 2019. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres informally […]
May 8, 2019
UN Secretary-General Announces CEO SDG Investment

UN Secretary-General Announces CEO SDG Investment

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres announced the creation of an alliance of chief executives to support funding for the SDGs, telling private sector leaders that investing in […]
May 8, 2019
Communications for Impact. UN Update

Communications for Impact. UN Update

United Nations Department of Global Communications Undertakes Reforms to Deliver “Modern, Agile, and Global” Communications, Building a Culture of Collaboration and Innovation, Based on a Presentation […]
May 7, 2019
Inter-agency Group Identifies Antimicrobial Resistance.

Inter-agency Group Identifies Antimicrobial Resistance.

The United Nations Interagency Coordination Group on Antimicrobial Resistance (IACG) released its final report, concluding that antimicrobial resistance is a global crisis that “threatens a century […]