United Nations Charter Day: "75 Years After Its Foundation, We Need the UN More Than Ever."

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The United Nations family in Vienna commemorated United Nations Charter Day at UN Headquarters in Vienna and pledged to work to address the shortcomings revealed by the COVID-19 crisis in our systems and social safety nets.

Ms. Ghada Waly, the Director-General of the UN Office at Vienna thanked the Republic of Austria, represented by Foreign Minister Alexander Schallenberg, for its wise handling of the COVID 19 pandemic. / Picture: © UNIS United Nations Information Service / Picture cropped

Foreign Minister Schallenberg visited the UN City (VIC) on the occasion of Charter Day and the United Nations International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking. …