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UN General Assembly Opens With Climate and Energy Concerns

UN General Assembly Opens With Climate and Energy Concerns

NEW YORK, New York, September 23, 2008 (ENS) – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today opened the General Assembly’s annual high-level debate by urging world leaders to work together to solve the most pressing and intractable problems, from climate change and the energy crisis to entrenched poverty and the conflict in Sudan’s Darfur region. But…

UN Chief: World Expects Climate Change Breakthrough

UN Chief: World Expects Climate Change Breakthrough

NUSA DUA, Bali, Indonesia, December 12, 2007 (ENS) – The world is counting on a breakthrough at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Bali, Indonesia, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has told delegates at the summit, calling the fight against global warming “the moral challenge of our generation.” In a speech delivered today at the opening…