UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres delivers a speech at the World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos. Photo: AFP
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres delivers a speech at the World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos. Photo: AFP
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The world is in a ‘sorry state’ warns UN chief at meeting of global leaders

  • UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres delivered his gloomy message on the second day of the annual gathering of global leaders and corporate executives
  • He said geopolitical division and mistrust in generations are undermining efforts to tackle problems such as growing inequality and climate change

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres delivers a speech at the World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos. Photo: AFP
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres delivers a speech at the World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos. Photo: AFP
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