Statement Attributable to
the Spokesperson for the High Representative for
the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC)
on the occasion of Ramadan
New York – 23 April 2020
As Muslims get ready to observe the holy month of Ramadan, the High-Representative for the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC), Mr. Miguel Moratinos conveys his warmest wishes to Muslims around the world for a blessed and peaceful month.
“On behalf of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations, I wish all Muslims around the world a blessed and peaceful month. This holy month reminds us of the noble values inherent in Islam such as compassion, mutual respect and humility.
Let us take inspiration from this spirit and remember with kindness the vulnerable, the poor and the marginalized. Islam calls for unity and peace. So let us stand together in solidarity as “One Humanity” in these trying times and strive to build a peaceful world