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At Davos forum, UN chief Guterres calls businesses ‘best allies’ to curb climate change, poverty
Addressing the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today called for a new generation of partnerships with the business community to limit the impact of climate change and to reduce poverty.
UN News Centre
 
A Davos, le chef de l'ONU plaide pour un renforcement du partenariat avec le secteur privé
Intervenant devant le Forum économique mondial à Davos, en Suisse, le Secrétaire général de l'ONU, Antonio Guterres, a plaidé jeudi pour un renforcement du partenariat de l'Organisation avec le secteur privé pour notamment mettre en oeuvre l'Accord de Paris sur le changement climatique et le Programme de développement durable à l'horizon 2030.
Centre d'actualités de l'ONU
 
China eyes an opportunity to take ownership of climate change fight
The economic and environmental cost of pollution will drive Beijing’s policies regardless of what Donald Trump does
Guardian
 
Pacific Islanders Call for U.S. Solidarity on Climate Change
The new political power of business magnate Donald Trump, who will be inaugurated Jan. 20 as the 45th President of the United States, will have ramifications for every global region, including the Pacific Islands.
IPS
 
Trump's energy pick Perry softens stance on climate change
Rick Perry, President-elect Donald Trump's pick to run the U.S. Energy Department, said during a Senate confirmation hearing on Thursday that global warming caused by humans is real, but that efforts to combat it should not cost American jobs.
Reuters
 
Perry dice que impulsará el Departamento de Energía
El ex gobernador de Texas Rick Perry, nombrado por el presidente electo Donald Trump para que encabece el Departamento de Energía, se comprometió el jueves a ser un defensor de una agencia que alguna vez propuso eliminar, y afirmó que se apoyará en la asesoría de los científicos federales, incluidos los que trabajan en el cambio climático.
Associated Press
 
Energy pick vows to boost agency he had pledged to eliminate
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, tapped by President-elect Donald Trump to head the Energy Department, vowed to be an advocate for an agency he once pledged to eliminate and promised to rely on federal scientists, including those who work on climate change.
AP
 
 
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