Stefan Priesner: Welcoming Speech at the International Conference on the ‘Role of Women in Formation of Civil Society, Public and Social Construction: Experience of Uzbekistan’
Sep 9, 15
It is an honor to be here and welcome you today at this important conference that shows strong commitment of the Government of Uzbekistan towards sharing its own experience and learning the best from across the world to advance gender equality.
Stefan Priesner: Welcome Speech at the Eco-Week 2015 Opening Ceremony
Jun 2, 15
It gives me great pleasure to welcome you once again to an event dedicated to marking the World Environment Day in Uzbekistan, as part of EcoWeek-2015. This year’s global theme is “Seven Billion Dreams. One Planet. Consume With Care”, which highlights sustainable consumption, as the very essence of the current debate around the new global development framework – the Sustainable Development Goals.
Stefan Priesner: Speech at the opening of the Earthquake Simulation Complex
Jan 16, 15
It is good to start a New Year of partnership with the celebration of a joint achievement. Hence I am especially pleased to be you here to mark an important milestone – the inauguration of the Earthquake Simulation Complex.
Ban Ki-moon: The Secretary- General Message on International Anti-Corruption Day
Dec 9, 14
Corruption is a global phenomenon that strikes hardest at the poor, hinders inclusive economic growth and robs essential services of badly needed funds. From cradle to grave, millions are touched by corruption’s shadow.
Helen Clark: Statement on International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
Violence against women occurs on every continent and in every country, making it one of the most pervasive human rights violations around the world.
Helen Clark: Statement on World AIDS Day
AIDS continues to be a major global health and development challenge. Since its emergence as one of the most brutal and debilitating diseases in history, it has already claimed the lives of more than 34 million people.