Saturday, February 4

Tag: President of the United Nations

Minister: (Munir calls for collective response to world’s challenges for strengthening world body)

Islamabad:President of the United Nations Economic and Social Council Ambassador Munir Akram has called for a collective response to the world’s challenges for strengthening the world body. Addressing the meeting to commemorate the seventy-fifth anniversary of the United Nations, he underscored the need to respond three main challenges including recovering from the coronavirus pandemic, reviving the realization of the Sustainable Development Goals, and avoiding the looming threat of a climate catastrophe. Pointing out that prosperity and peace are interdependent, he said it is unfortunate that even as the world confronts the common challenges, the potential for collective action and international cooperation are being eroded by the revival of great power rivalry, old and new conflict...