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António Guterres (UN Secretary-General) on the launch of the UN comprehensive response to COVID-19- Press Conference (25 June 2020)
25 Jun 2020 -  Press Conference by António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, on the launch of the UN comprehensive response to COVID-19.
"(...) We mark tomorrow’s 75th anniversary of the adoption of the United Nations Charter at a time of colossal global upheaval and risk.
From COVID-19 to climate disruption, from racial injustice to rising inequalities, we are a world in turmoil.
At the same time, we are an international community with an enduring vision – embodied in the Charter – to guide us to a better future.
The same Charter whose values enabled us to avoid the scourge of the third World War as many had feared.
Our shared challenge is to rise to this moment(...)" - António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations [Excerpt]
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