Friday was the first day in office of UN Secretary-General António Guterres. He received a warm welcome from staff at United Nations Headquarters in New York.
António Guterres took on what has been described as the impossible job on earth to speak up for the interests of people everywhere, working in particular for the world’s poorest and most vulnerable. During his first year as Secretary-General, he worked tirelessly for a more just and peaceful world.
Retired UN Staff member Stephen Seken wished him for successful future by wishing on Facebook Post by United nations, “As a retired UN staff member with 34 years in United Nations service, and 9 years of continuing association as a consultant after retirement, I wish the current Secretary-General full success in his efforts to advocate for the poorest of the poor, the Sustainable Development Goals, and multilateralism generally. António Guterres stands firmly for the truly international agenda. He is one of the few bright stars on the world political horizon.”
António Guterres is a Portuguese politician and diplomat who is serving as the ninth Secretary-General of the United Nations. He had done notable work for Refugees as ‘United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees ‘. He worked in last office for more than a decade.