Speeches / Presentations

Secretary-General Calls for Cuts in Carbon Emissions, Greater Efforts to Build Resilience, amid Most Violent Hurricane Season on Record

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks at the High-Level Event on Hurricane Irma, in New York today: Thank you to everyone here for your solidarity with the millions of people across the Caribbean affected by Hurricane Irma.  I would like to express my deepest sympathies to those who lost…...

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CARICOM Secretary-General – Statement on Hurricane Irma

Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), Ambassador Irwin LaRocque has expressed his sadness at the deaths caused by Hurricane Irma in its path through the region. “I am saddened to hear of the loss of life the Secretary-General said. “I extend my sympathies to the families of the deceased and…...

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