UN’s biggest week of the year gets underway at UN Headquarters

The United Nations General Assembly and Secretariat buildings at  UN headquarters.
UN Photo/Cia Pak
The United Nations General Assembly and Secretariat buildings at UN headquarters.
From left, Jose Medrano, Edimer Valle and Arnel Ojeda build the SDG Action Zone on the grounds of UN Headquarters in preparation for the High-Level Week.
UN Photo/Ariana Lindquist
A wide view of the General Assembly Hall during the opening of the UN Climate Action Summit 2019. (23 September 2019)
UN Photo/Loey Felipe
UN Secretary-General António Guterres at the opening ceremony of the Climate Action Summit on 23 September 2019.
UN Photo/Cia Pak
David Nabarro, co-facilitator of the Nature-Based Solutions coalition of the UN Climate Action Summit, briefs journalists at the UN.
UN Photo/Kim Haughton
Secretary-General António Guterres participates with Aidan Gallagher in an Instagram live moment at the United Nations ahead of the Climate Action Summit on Monday 23 September 2019.
UN Photo/Mark Garten
Basket of pins representing the colors of each of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).
UN Photo/Mark Garten