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UN Secretary GENERAL VIDEO MESSAGE THE Secretary GENERAL REMARKS AT LAUNCH OF POLICY BRIEF
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UN Secretary GENERAL VIDEO MESSAGE THE Secretary GENERAL REMARKS AT LAUNCH OF POLICY BRIEF

ON PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AND COVID-19 New York, 6 May 2020The COVID-19 crisis is affecting every aspect of our societies. ​Today, I am highlighting how the pandemic is affecting the world’s 1 billion people with disabilities. Even under normal circumstances, persons with disabilities are less likely to access education, healthcare and income opportunities or participate...

WE ARE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER:   HUMAN RIGHTS AND COVID-19 RESPONSE AND RECOVERY :UN SECRETARY-GENERAL
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WE ARE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER: HUMAN RIGHTS AND COVID-19 RESPONSE AND RECOVERY :UN SECRETARY-GENERAL

United NationsSECRETARY-GENERAL MESSAGE New York, April 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic is a public health emergency — but it is far more.It is an economic crisis. A social crisis. And a human crisis that is fast becoming a human rights crisis.In February, I launched a Call to Action to put human dignity and the promise of...