Use Coronavirus To Rebuild World, Says UN chief

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António Guterres, the secretary general of the United Nations

Berlin- UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday said the coronavirus pandemic has exposed how fragile societies are but that if governments work together on common challenges, including global warming, it can be an opportunity to “rebuild our world for the better.”

Speaking at a two-day international meeting on climate change, the United Nations chief said the only effective response to the worldwide health emergency is “brave, visionary and collaborative leadership. The same leadership is needed to address the looming existential threat of climate disruption,” Guterres said. He urged the European Union to show “global leadership” by presenting updated emissions reduction plans by the end of the year that would put Europe on course to become the first climate-neutral continent by 2050.

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