UN Chief at the opening of the Climate Ambition Summit 2020

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  • United Nations published this video item, entitled “UN Chief at the opening of the Climate Ambition Summit 2020” – below is their description.

    Opening remarks by United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres at the Climate Ambition Summit 2020.

    On 12 December, the United Nations, United Kingdom and France are co-hosting the Climate Ambition Summit 2020, in partnership with Chile and Italy.

    Marking the 5th anniversary of the #ParisAgreement, the event will bring together leaders who are ready to make new commitments to tackle climate change.

    Read the remarks: https://bit.ly/3ndypec

    Climate Ambition Summit 2020 website: bit.ly/2KhzPFK

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