Press Conference by Secretary-General António Guterres at United Nations Headquarters

13 Apr

Following is the transcript of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ press conference with UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed and Rebeca Grynspan, Secretary-General of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), to launch the report on “Global Impact of War in Ukraine on Food, Energy and Finance Systems”, in New York today:

Ukraine War Shows Energy Security at Mercy of Fossil-Fuel Addiction, Secretary-General, Tells Inter-Parliamentary Union, Calling for Turbocharged Transition to Green Economy

20 Mar

Following is the text of UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ video message for the Inter-Parliamentary Union’s 144th Assembly, “Getting to Zero: Mobilizing Parliaments to Act on Climate Change”, in Nusa Dua, Indonesia, today:

Innovative Ways Needed to Overcome Growing Divergence in Non-Proliferation Regime, Speakers Say, as General Assembly Considers Atomic Energy Agency’s Annual Report

17 Nov

Delegates called for innovative ways to foster cooperation in overcoming growing divergence in the non-proliferation arena, as the General Assembly took up the annual report of the International Atomic Energy Agency alongside a related draft resolution.

Secretary-General, Ahead of Climate Change Conference, Urges Governments to Phase Out Coal, Scale Up Nationally Determined Contributions, Financing for Adaptation

30 Sep

Following are UN Secretary‑General António Guterres’ remarks at the Pre‑Twenty‑sixth Session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP26) in Milan, Italy today: