Tag: Antonio Guterres

U.N. chief to world leaders: ‘Inequality starts at the top’

Coronavirus pandemic has created a "generational opportunity" to build a more equal, sustainable world

Watch: Pope backs UN chief’s call for global ceasefire to focus...

Pope Francis leads the Angelus prayer from his library, joined by thousands of pilgrims from all around the world.

U.N. warns against politicizing humanitarian aid in Venezuela

The United Nations warned on Wednesday against using aid as a pawn in Venezuela after the United States sent food and medicine to the...

Cities seek cash, tech to activate plans for safer, greener future

As 1.4 million people move to cities each week, local abilities to keep residents safe can become strained, increasing the risk of disasters, warned...

Photos: Amal Clooney calls on Myanmar’s Suu Kyi to pardon Reuters...

The families of two Reuters reporters imprisoned in Myanmar have asked for a pardon, human rights lawyer Amal Clooney told a press freedom event...

U.N. decries ‘shameful’ reprisals on rights activists in 38 countries

The United Nations listed 38 "shameful" countries including China and Russia which it said had carried out reprisals or intimidation against people cooperating with...