On the occasion of the International Day of Non-Violence and Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, Indian Ambassador to Serbia H.E. Narinder Chauhan together with the Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia and the United Nations Resident Coordinator in Serbia Ms. Irena Vojackova Sollorano have laid flowers at the Mahatma Gandhi memorial in Belgrade.
After visiting the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia on Tuesday, Mr. Bloom crossed the border to the Republic of Serbia and met with some of the most vulnerable children on the move, many of whom are fleeing war and hardship in their countries of origin.
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon set the stage for 70th General Debate of the United Nations General Assembly today with a call to "translate promises on paper to action on the ground" by backing a bold new sustainability agenda that aims to wipe out poverty and build a sustainable future for all.
The 193-Member United Nations General Assembly today formally adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, along with a set of bold new Global Goals, which Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon hailed as a universal, integrated and transformative vision for a better world.