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Invest at scale in coastal communities’ resilience: Guterres on Tsunami Awareness Day

Invest at scale in coastal communities’ resilience: Guterres on Tsunami Awareness Day

🕔17:03, 5.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 5  Rising sea levels caused by the climate emergency will further exacerbate the destructive power of tsunamis, United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres said on World Tsunami Awareness Day on Friday. “(Therefore) we must limit warming to

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UN chief welcomes elections in Iraq, calls for disputes’ settlement

UN chief welcomes elections in Iraq, calls for disputes’ settlement

🕔07:30, 12.Oct 2021

United Nations, Oct 12  UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has welcomed the successful conducting of parliamentary elections in Iraq and called on parties to resolve disputes that may arise through established legal channels, said his spokesman. “The secretary-general commends the women

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COP26 should focus on climate finance in scope, scale and speed and transfer of green technologies at low cost says India at UN

COP26 should focus on climate finance in scope, scale and speed and transfer of green technologies at low cost says India at UN

🕔12:48, 21.Sep 2021

Representing India virtually at the UN Secretary General’s meeting with select leaders on Climate Change  on 20th September,2021 convened by António Guterres, United Nations Secretary General and Boris Johnson, Prime Minister of United Kingdom, the Minister for Environment, Forest and

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Need deeper cooperation to address global health crisis: UN chief

Need deeper cooperation to address global health crisis: UN chief

🕔16:51, 13.Sep 2021

United Nations, Sep 13 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for deeper international cooperation to address global health crisis, and reduce poverty and inequality. “We need deeper international cooperation to address the global health crisis, reduce poverty and inequality, achieve

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UN humanitarian chief in Afghanistan for talks with Taliban

UN humanitarian chief in Afghanistan for talks with Taliban

🕔13:04, 6.Sep 2021

United Nations, Sep 6  UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has sent Undersecretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Martin Griffiths to Kabul for talks with the Taliban leadership, a top official of the world body confirmed “At the request of the Secretary-General, Martin Griffiths

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Guterres appointed to second term as UN Secy General promising ‘breakthrough’

Guterres appointed to second term as UN Secy General promising ‘breakthrough’

🕔07:41, 19.Jun 2021

United Nations, June 19  The UN General Assembly on Friday appointed Antonio Guterres, to a second term as the Secretary General to lead the world body through the crisis of the Covid-19 pandemic and the fight against global warming, which

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‘Bridge-builder’: UNSC backs Guterres, ensuring second term as Secy General

‘Bridge-builder’: UNSC backs Guterres, ensuring second term as Secy General

🕔07:54, 9.Jun 2021

United Nations, June 8  The UN Security Council on Tuesday recommended Antonio Guterres, who is running unopposed, for a second term as the Secretary General, ensuring his re-election. “He has proven worthy of the post,” Council President Sven Jurgenson said

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‘Developed nations should contribute more to tackle climate change’

‘Developed nations should contribute more to tackle climate change’

🕔06:30, 23.Apr 2021

United Nations, April 23  United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on developed countries to contribute more to defeating climate change during a US-hosted virtual event. “Let us mobilize political leadership to move ahead together — to overcome climate change, end

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India can be ‘global superpower’ in fighting climate change: Guterres

India can be ‘global superpower’ in fighting climate change: Guterres

🕔11:04, 28.Aug 2020

United Nations, Aug 28 India can lead the world’s transformation to clean energy and become a “global superpower” in the war on climate change, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Friday. “India can become a true global superpower in the fight

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UN chief appoints new executive director of International Trade Centre

UN chief appoints new executive director of International Trade Centre

🕔07:43, 25.Jul 2020

United Nations, July 25 United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres announced the appointment of Pamela Coke-Hamilton of Jamaica as executive director of the International Trade Centre (ITC), the joint agency of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and the

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COVID-19 as most challenging crisis since WWII: UN Chief

COVID-19 as most challenging crisis since WWII: UN Chief

🕔10:49, 1.Apr 2020

United Nations, April 1  United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said the COVID-19 pandemic is the most challenging crisis since the Second World War as it represents a threat to everybody. The pandemic “represents a threat to everybody in the world

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United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres called on Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan in Parliament House

United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres called on Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan in Parliament House

🕔07:54, 3.Oct 2018 Read Full Article
Indian solar industry can attract $70-80 bn investment: Modi

Indian solar industry can attract $70-80 bn investment: Modi

🕔07:50, 3.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 3  India wants to create a robust ecosystem for the manufacture of solar panels in the country to give a filip to the sector which can provide opportunities for investments worth $70-80 billion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi

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India essential component of multipolar world: UN Secretary General

India essential component of multipolar world: UN Secretary General

🕔07:43, 3.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 3  Multilateralism has not been under so much fire as it is today and India will be the essential component if the world has to become multipolar, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said on Tuesday. He called

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UN chief announces climate summit for September 2019

UN chief announces climate summit for September 2019

🕔09:28, 9.May 2018

Havana, May 9  UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres announced here on Tuesday a climate summit set to take place in September 2019 in New York to review the Paris Agreement commitments. “The effects of climate change keep spreading all over the

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Technology, public mobilisation will defeat climate change: UN

Technology, public mobilisation will defeat climate change: UN

🕔10:31, 6.Mar 2018

United Nations, March 6  Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is betting that the battle against climate change will be won through the technological advances and public mobilisation even if governments fail to act. While “there are reasons to be alarmed” about the

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Portuguese ex-PM keeps lead in race for UN chief; women lag

Portuguese ex-PM keeps lead in race for UN chief; women lag

🕔08:59, 6.Aug 2016

United Nations, Aug 6  Portugal’s former Prime Minister Antonio Guterres maintained his lead in the second round of informal voting by the Security Council Friday for Secretary General, confounding expectations that a woman would ascend to the world’s top diplomatic

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