UN chief follows unrest in Solomon Islands with concern

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has been following the violent protests in Solomon Islands capital Honiara with concern and called for an end to the violence and the protection of hard-won peacebuilding gains, his deputy spokesman, Farhan Haq, said. Continue Reading

‘Rich nations must deliver climate finance’

Demanding much bolder climate action from G20 nations, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Thursday said that developed countries must uphold their promise to deliver $100 billion dollars in climate finance annually to the developing world before COP26. Continue Reading

Ease border tension through dialogue: UN tells India & China

Amid a recent clash between Indian and Chinese troops along the border in Sikkim, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres hopes that tensions that exist between the two countries could be dialled down through dialogue, a spokesperson for the UN chief has said. Continue Reading

There will be a positive engagement with Biden: UN

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and the Biden administration will have a ‘very active and positive engagement’ a spokesperson for the UN chief said, underlining that Washington has a key leadership role to play across the international agenda, including in the Security Council. Continue Reading