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United Nations Day spotlights Organization’s invaluable contributions for better world – Ban

Marking the 68th birthday of the United Nations, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said the annual celebration offers a chance to recognize the invaluable contributions of the Organization to peace and common progress.

UN chief reports on world body’s work in 2013, outlines new challenges

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today released his report to the General Assembly on the work carried out by the United Nations over the past year, highlighting new priorities and challenges.

UN Trusteeship Council elects President and Vice President

The United Nations Trusteeship Council today elected Alexis Lamek of France as its President and Peter Wilson of the United Kingdom as its Vice President.