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15 November 2017

Tomorrow (16 November), António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, will deliver a major speech at SOAS University of London on “Counter-terrorism and human rights: winning the fight while upholding our values”.

The event will begin at 1700 GMT and will be live-streamed on Facebook – click here for details.  The Secretary-General's speech will be followed by a Q&A session moderated by Baroness (Valerie) Amos, Director of SOAS and former UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs.

UNA-UK is delighted to be supporting this event, which is fully booked.  Ahead of the event, we released a briefing on the UN’s role in countering terrorism.

Watch the live stream

Get involved - ask the SG

You can ask your question to the Secretary-General via twitter on the run-up to the event using the hashtag #UNatSOAS - the best questions will be posed during the event.  During the event you can follow the conversation via the same hashtag.

Image: Secretary-General António Guterres speaks at UNA-UK's event in May 2017