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UN chief calls for urgent action in combatting climate change
23 Mar 2017 -  "We must act, urgently, and decisively, now" in the fight against climate change, UN chief António Guterres told a General Assembly high-level event today. In his speech, the Secretary-General outlined the threats posed by climate change to peace, security, and the implementation of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Mr. Guterres also highlighted the need to invest in green business and renewable technology, noting that there is no trade-off between a healthy economy and a healthy environment.