United Nations: the month in pictures – March 2020

The United Nations was open for business as the coronavirus pandemic gathered pace.
UN Photo/Manuel Elías
The United Nations was open for business as the coronavirus pandemic gathered pace.
Secretary-General António Guterres (centre) chairs a meeting on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
UN Photo/Mark Garten
The Visitors Plaza at United Nations Headquarters would normally be bustling with people.
UN Photo/Mark Garten
A participant speaks at an event in the UN General Assembly marking International Women’s Day.
UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe
Secretary-General António Guterres holds a virtual press conference on the global COVID-19 crisis.
UN Photo/Manuel Elías
A wide view of Grand Central Terminal with an unusually sparse crowd during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in New York City.
UN Photo/Evan Schneider
The United Nations pays respect to and honours the memory of UN Personnel who lost their lives while serving the Organization.
UN Photo/Mark Garten
The UN Security Council observes a moment of silence in memory of former Secretary-General Javier Pérez de Cuéllar.
UN Photo/Loey Felipe