UN commission examines threats to global education goal

Despite global promises and progress, some 263 million children and young people are out of school, indicating that achieving quality education for all by 2030 is “seriously off track”, UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed warned on Monday.  https://news.un.org/feed/view/en/story/2023/04/1135467

‘Tremendously off track’ to meet 2030 SDGs: UN chief  

12 Jul 2021

Between 720 and 811 million people in the world faced hunger in 2020 – some 161 million more than for 2019  – the UN Secretary-General said on Monday; “new, tragic data”, which indicates the world is “tremendously off track” to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. 


Persons living with disabilities ‘have very special abilities’, UN deputy chief tells young Ghanaians  

17 Nov 2020

During her visit to Ghana on Monday, UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed met with young people living with HIV and disabilities in the capital, Accra.   


Climate action can deliver a sustainable future for all: UN deputy chief

13 Nov 2021

Climate action can be the driver for a green and equitable future for all, UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed has said at the TED Countdown Summit, urging people everywhere to demand that leaders deliver on their promise to limit global warming.