By United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed

Marches for racial justice and equality are filling the streets of cities and towns around the world.

The most recent trigger for these protests was the killing of George Floyd in an appalling act of police brutality.

But the violence spans history…

Kenya and Uganda break ground to tackle climate change and conflict together with the United Nations

Introduction by UN Deputy Secretary-General, Amina Mohammed

As much as this is a story about countries taking climate action for peace and development, it is also about how the United Nations works to support countries.

Resident Coordinators, the representatives of the…

A joint United Nations and African Union Solidarity Mission: Women, peace and security for development in the Horn of Africa

Sitting on the floor together is one of my favourite ways to learn things. People have a way of opening up over a cup of tea, seated on a cushion…

UN Deputy Secretary-General, Amina Mohammed

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