'A Peace Plan for the 21st Century': UN Secretary-General urges countries to accelerate renewables transition

António Guterres warns countries are getting a ‘giant fail mark’ from scientists and the public opinion over their climate strategies “Renewables are the peace plan of the 21st century,” UN Secretary-General António Guterres has today declared, as he reiterated calls for governments to respond to both the climate crisis and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine by … Read more

‘Avoid employers who are killing the planet’: UN Secretary-General issues graduation ceremony plea

“Don’t work for climate-wreckers,” UN Secretary-General, António Guterres has warned students in a speech marking the graduation of the Class of 2022. Addressing the Seton Hall University Commencement at the Prudential Center, in Newark, New Jersey, Guterres told students that as graduates they now “hold the cards” as multinational companies and big financial institutions seek … Read more