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When 1.3 billion tonnes of food is wasted every year but over 820 million people are malnourished, it is clear that we need to rethink the way we produce and consume. Everyone can take action to reverse this trend. Here are some ideas:
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António Guterres Jun 14
Political leaders are not acting quickly enough to win the race against the climate emergency. I trust young people like to push my generation, to push their parents, to push societies to save our planet & our future.
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António Guterres Jun 14
We are witnessing a quantum leap in cooperation between the and the . We will work more and more together trying to address the dramatic conflicts in the region.
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António Guterres Jun 14
Norway’s Parliament has voted to divest the world’s largest sovereign wealth fund – worth $1 trillion – from fossil fuels. A great example of transformative !
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António Guterres Jun 13
The climate emergency is the battle of our lives. We need . Now.
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António Guterres Jun 13
Thursday marks the 100-day countdown to . This year’s theme, for Peace, stresses that the global climate emergency is a threat to security & stability. It is the battle of our lives - a battle we can & must win.
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António Guterres Jun 12
I’m very pleased to learn of the United Kingdom’s legislation plans - the first for a major world economy - to reach net zero carbon emissions by 2050. I encourage all countries - big and small - to continue taking decisive .
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UNESCO Jun 11
would have turned 90 today. On this very same day in 1942, on her 13th birthday, she began her Diary, a symbol of the fight for human dignity. 📔
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Outreach Programme Jun 12
Today, Anne Frank would have turned 90, had she survived the Holocaust. To honour her legacy announces planting of a sapling donated by . The sapling is a direct descendant from the chestnut tree that grew outside the attic in which the Frank family hid.
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António Guterres Jun 12
Conflict prevention and mediation are two of the most important tools we have to reduce human suffering. We have seen them work, including in the constitutional transfer of powers in Mali & Madagascar. When we act early, and are united, we can save lives and prevent suffering.
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António Guterres Jun 11
I'm shocked by the prevalence of political violence targeting women worldwide, with twice as many cases reported during Q1 2019 than Q1 2018, according to a / study. Women's participation in political life is essential. We must embrace and protect it.
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António Guterres Jun 11
Together with people with disabilities as agents of change, let’s build a world that is inclusive, accessible and sustainable. Today I announced the launch of the Disability Inclusion Strategy at
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António Guterres Jun 10
We must consider the type of world that we want the next generation to live in. We must work together so that the digital space that they inherit is safe, fair and inclusive. My thanks to , Jack Ma and the entire Panel for their new report.
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António Guterres Jun 10
I am outraged by reports that at least 95 civilians, including women and children, have been killed following an attack yesterday in central Mali. My heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims, the people and the Government of Mali.
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António Guterres Jun 10
Today at 10:45 ET I will discuss with and Jack Ma the findings of our newly-launched report on enhancing . You can join our live chat here:
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High-Level Panel on Digital Cooperation Jun 2
📣 The High-level Panel on Digital Cooperation will launch its final report on Monday 10 June. Join a global live conversation on with and Jack Ma
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António Guterres Jun 8
As someone who grew up with a special relationship with the sea, it pains me to see the damage we inflict on our oceans. Everyone can help make sure the oceans continue to be a source of life for generations to come.
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António Guterres Jun 7
We are threatened by global warming but also by global political warming. Both are dangerous but both are avoidable.
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António Guterres Jun 7
I am very pleased by pledges by Finland and Chile to be carbon neutral by 2035 and 2050 respectively. I urge countries around the world to continue taking decisive and transformative so we can tackle the climate emergency.
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António Guterres Jun 4
Air pollution kills 7 million people every year, hurts child development, damages economies and contributes to the global climate emergency. On & every day, everyone can help and take .
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