MDG

Solidarity with world’s less fortunate more vital than ever, says Ban

Solidarity with those less fortunate is more important than ever, especially at a time when the global economic crisis has pushed an estimated 64 million more people into poverty, says Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

Secretary-General looks to Europe to help lead way on aid for developing countries

The European Union can help lead the way forward in development cooperation and achieve aid targets, especially for least developed countries (LDCs), despite stringent budget cuts, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said today.