Antonio Guterres

Antonio Guterres

UN chief isolating after Covid-19 exposure

UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres was exposed to the coronavirus Tuesday by a UN official who already had Covid-19 and is isolating for the next few days

UN chief Antonio Guterres

UN chief visits Colombia for fifth anniversary of peace deal

UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres paid tribute to Colombia’s peace deal efforts on the eve of the fifth anniversary of the historic agreement that ended almost six decades of devastating conflict

UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres

'Digging our own graves': COP26 leaders told take climate action

World leaders were told to help "save humanity" on Monday at the COP26 climate summit and warned that failure was "immoral" and would sow bitterness for generations.

'Digging our own graves': COP26 leaders told take climate action

UN's Guterres says G20 must do more on climate, address mistrust

United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres warned on Friday that the world was rushing headlong towards climate disaster, and said leaders of the Group of 20 wealthy nations must do more to ...

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres poses for a photo during an interview with Reuters at the United Nations Headquarters in Manhattan, New York City, US, on 15 September 2021

Sudan PM released as protesters face tear gas

Sudanese prime minister Abdalla Hamdok was brought home late Tuesday, his office said, after a day of intense international pressure following his removal in a military coup

Sudanese protesters erect roadblocks in the capital Khartoum on 26 October, 2021

UN chief urges global effort to protect press after Nobel wins

UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres on Friday urged a global effort to protect a free press as he and the United States separately congratulated embattled journalists Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov ...

UN chief urges global effort to protect press after Nobel wins

Guterres praises Bangladesh’s development, PM Hasina’s leadership

The United Nations (UN) secretary general António Guterres has highly appreciated the development miracle of Bangladesh under the dynamic and visionary leadership of prime minister Sheikh Hasina

Prime minister Sheikh Hasina and United Nations secretary general António Guterres held bilateral talks   on Thursday

Taliban ask to address UN General Assembly, names new envoy

The Taliban's new foreign minister has asked to address world leaders at this week's United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York, a UN spokesman said Tuesday

Taliban ask to address UN General Assembly, names new envoy

OECD lowers global, US economic growth forecasts

The OECD warned Tuesday of an "uneven" global economic recovery as it lowered its 2021 growth forecasts for the world and the United States while raising the outlook for Europe.

OECD lowers global, US economic growth forecasts

Green groups call for COP26 climate talks to be postponed due to Covid

Delegates from more than 190 countries attend the annual talks, yet with many countries grappling with Covid-19 and poorer nations struggling to access vaccines, they should be postponed

Green groups call for COP26 climate talks to be postponed due to Covid
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