UN Secretary General warns of severe global threat

CGTN published this video item, entitled “UN Secretary General warns of severe global threat” – below is their description.

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres aims to put climate change at the heart of the UN’s mission for 2021 and has delivered a major speech on the crisis called “State of the Planet.” Ross Cullen has more on his sobering message and daunting mission.

CGTN YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

In This Story: António Guterres

António Manuel de Oliveira Guterres GCC GCL is a Portuguese politician and diplomat serving as the ninth secretary-general of the United Nations. A member of the Portuguese Socialist Party, he served as prime minister of Portugal from 1995 to 2002.

2 Recent Items: António Guterres

  • UNFSS Pre-Summit for the Food Systems Summit – Secretary-General Remarks (26 July 2021)
  • Secretary-General calls for Observance of Olympic Truce for 2020 Olympic & Paralympic Games in Tokyo
  • In This Story: Climate Change

    Climate Change is the name commonly given to the notion that the Earth is undergoing a changing climate as a result of human activity, including notable leaders, scientists and naturalists including Sir David Attenborough.

    Climate change includes both the global warming driven by human emissions of greenhouse gases, and the resulting large-scale shifts in weather patterns.

    2 Recent Items: Climate Change

  • Biden: We Can’t Ignore Impact of Climate Change on U.S. Wildfires
  • Scientists fear extreme weather events reaching irreversible climate thresholds
  • Leave a Comment