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COP27 - Sharm El-Sheikh
11/17/2022 6:00:08 PM
UN chief Antonio Guterres on Thursday urged divided nations holding climate talks in Egypt to agree on an "ambitious" deal to cover losses suffered by vulnerable nations hammered by natural disasters.

World - War in Ukraine
11/14/2022 4:21:30 PM
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres voiced hope Monday that Russia would extend an expiring deal that gives safe passage to Ukrainian grain shipments, saying the arrangement was crucial for food security.

COP27 - Sharm El-Sheikh
11/8/2022 8:11:14 PM
Companies pledging to get their emissions down to net zero better make sure they've got a credible plan and aren't just making false promises, UN experts said in a report Tuesday urging tough standards on emissions cutting vows.

COP27 - Sharm El-Sheikh
11/7/2022 11:08:00 PM
The UN's chief warned Monday that nations must cooperate or face "collective suicide" in the fight against climate change, at a summit where developing countries reeling from global warming demanded more action from rich polluters.

COP27 - Sharm El-Sheikh
11/6/2022 7:20:09 PM
The UN's COP27 climate summit kicked off Sunday in Egypt with warnings against backsliding on efforts to cut emissions and calls for rich nations to compensate poor countries after a year of extreme weather disasters.

COP27 - Climate change
11/1/2022 7:35:01 PM
During its hosting of COP27, Egypt will work on adopting a comprehensive vision that aims to work towards globally applicable solutions and commitments on climate challenges, President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi told Secretary-General of the United Nations Antonio Guterres on Tuesday.

COP27 - Focus
10/27/2022 3:23:48 PM
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Wednesday it would be "stupid" for the world to keep relying on fossil fuels, saying they triggered today's climate emergency.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
10/20/2022 10:50:00 AM
In a statement to mark World Food Day on 16 October, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres noted that this year it occurs at a challenging moment for global food security due to a list of man-made crises, topped by climate change and the ongoing war between Russia and Ukraine.

World - Africa
10/17/2022 11:13:46 PM
UN chief Antonio Guterres warned Monday that the situation in Ethiopia was "spiralling out of control" as fighting raged in the north of the country and the government vowed to seize control of airports and other sites in Tigray.

World - War in Ukraine
10/10/2022 6:06:24 PM
The UN General Assembly meets Monday hours after Russia launched a deadly barrage of missile strikes at cities across Ukraine, as Western powers condemned Moscow's latest attacks and seek to underscore its isolation.

COP27 - Climate change
10/3/2022 10:40:42 PM
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday urged the world to act at the upcoming pre-COP27 climate talks in DR Congo against what he called "a life-or-death struggle for our own safety today and our survival tomorrow."

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
9/27/2022 9:46:39 PM
This month’s 77th session of the UN General Assembly turned into a battleground of declarations, writes Hussein Haridy

World - International
9/20/2022 10:29:34 PM
At least 11 schoolchildren died in an air strike and firing on a Myanmar village, according to the United Nations children's agency, an attack the country's junta said targeted rebels hiding in the area.

World - International
9/19/2022 8:54:30 PM
With COVID-related school disruptions setting back children around the world, activists implored world leaders Monday to prioritize school systems and restore educational budgets slashed when the pandemic hit.

War in Ukraine - Economy
9/14/2022 10:26:30 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday told UN chief Antonio Guterres during a phone call that the "priority" should be to send Ukrainian grain to countries in greatest need, the Kremlin said.

World - International
9/14/2022 7:46:25 PM
"My message to world leaders gathering here is clear: Lower the temperature, now. Don't flood the world today; don't drown it tomorrow," he said on Wednesday, denouncing "decades of intransigence by big emitters," particularly Group of 20 members.

World - International
9/13/2022 5:40:42 PM
Humanity is "going in the wrong direction" on climate change due to its addiction to fossil fuels, the UN said Tuesday in an assessment showing that planet-warming emissions are higher than before the pandemic.

World - International
9/10/2022 10:20:10 PM
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday toured Pakistan's flood-ravaged Sindh and Baluchistan provinces a day after saying the world is obligated to provide ``massive`` amounts of relief to the impoverished country.

World - International
9/9/2022 1:14:38 PM
​U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said the world owes impoverished Pakistan ``massive'' help recovering from devastating floods because other nations have contributed more to the climate change thought to have triggered the deluge.

World - International
9/8/2022 5:10:49 PM
United Nations chief Antonio Guterres has proposed a veteran Austrian diplomat to head the global body's human rights office at a time when it is facing harsh criticism from China for accusing Beijing of abuses against Muslim minorities.

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