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UN chief says world is 'stuck in colossal global dysfunction'

UN chief says world is ‘stuck in colossal global dysfunction’

NEW YORK – UN Secretary-General António Guterres said on Tuesday that a breakdown in global cooperation amid Russia’s war in Ukraine is exacerbating major threats to human existence, including food insecurity. and climate change. Guterres said issues such as poverty, indebtedness, online hate and harassment, and loss of biodiversity result from the dysfunction of the …

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UN chief warns of 'colossal global dysfunction' but urges world to come together to find radical solutions

UN chief warns of ‘colossal global dysfunction’ but urges world to come together to find radical solutions

As world leaders travel to New York for the annual United Nations General Assembly, UN Secretary-General António Guterres issued a stark warning in an opening speech on Tuesday: “Our world is in great difficulty”. “Divisions are growing. Inequalities are growing,” he said. “And the challenges spread further.” The annual gathering of senior diplomats at the …

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