António Guterres (@antonioguterres )

António Guterres

Bio Official Twitter account of Secretary-General of the @UN António Guterres.
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Twitter Web App : As the world faces unsustainable levels of inequality, we need education – the great equalizer – more than ever.

We cannot allow #COVID19 to become a generational catastrophe where human potential is wasted, and inequality is exacerbated.

Twitter Web App : As the world responds to & recovers from #COVID19, we have a generational opportunity to reimagine education.

We need investment in digital literacy and infrastructure, and an evolution in how we teach and learn.

iPhone : The United Nations is supporting the Gov & people of Lebanon following Tuesdays horrific explosion.

Medical supplies are being delivered, search & rescue teams are on the ground & psychological support provided to families.

Our hearts remain with #Beirut.

iPhone : 75 years since the atomic bombings of Hiroshima & Nagasaki, the nuclear menace is growing once again.

We must confront this existential threat & pursue a nuclear weapon-free world. We owe this to the victims of the past & future generations.…

Twitter Web App : There is no health without mental health.

As we continue fighting #COVID19 together, lets remember to take care of our mental health & support one another.

Twitter Web App : This Thursday, the world marks the 75th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.

May the suffering, stories and resilience of survivors unite us in action to free the world of nuclear weapons.

Android : My deepest condolences to families of victims of the horrific explosions in Beirut, and to the people & Government of Lebanon.
I wish all injured, including United Nations personnel, a speedy recovery.
The United Nations remains committed to supporting Lebanon at this difficult time.

TweetDeck : #COVID19 has led to the largest education disruption ever.

Once local transmission is under control, getting students back into schools as safely as possible must be a priority.

Consultation with parents, care givers, teachers & youth is essential.

Twitter Media Studio : Last month, over 1 billion students were affected by #COVID19 school closures.

Even before the pandemic, the world was facing a learning crisis.

We must take bold steps now, to create inclusive, resilient, quality education systems fit for the future.

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TweetDeck : Humans may have unlimited needs & wants, but the planet has limited capacity to satisfy them.

#COVID19 can be a catalyst for change. We can recover better by shifting our consumption & production patterns towards more sustainable practices. #GlobalGoals

Twitter for Advertisers : As the UN turns 75 this year, I want to hear from you about how we can build a better future for all, together.

Take our #UN75 survey and share your ideas.

Your voice matters. Now more than ever.

TweetDeck : Facts can easily get distorted online and lead to harmful or dangerous misinformation.

We can all take action now. Pause & take time to verify facts before you share something online.


Twitter Web App : Eid Mubarak!

My warmest wishes to everyone celebrating #EidAlAdha.

May the values of solidarity, unity and compassion of this occasion be an inspiration for all of us around the world.

Twitter Media Studio : Thanks to swift & decisive action, Southeast Asia has been spared some of the suffering & upheaval seen elsewhere due to #COVID19.

The United Nations remains committed to supporting the regions efforts to achieve the #GlobalGoals & build a peaceful future for all.

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TweetDeck : On this #EndHumanTrafficking Day, I want to thank all first responders around the world protecting victims of this horrific crime, and preventing vulnerable people from being exploited and abused.

I commend them and urge everyone to join their cause.

Twitter Web App : We can turn the #COVID19 recovery into a real opportunity for a better future.

We have the policies, the technology & a groundswell of support from people worldwide.

The time for small steps has passed. What is needed now is transformational change.

Twitter Web App : Urban areas are ground zero for the #COVID19 pandemic, with 90% of reported cases.

Yet, cities are also home to extraordinary solidarity & ingenuity.

Now is the time to rethink and reset how we live, interact and rebuild our cities.

Twitter Media Studio : Cities are bearing the brunt of the #COVID19 crisis – especially in poorer areas.

As we respond to the pandemic, we have an opportunity to build more inclusive, resilient & sustainable cities.

The United Nations’s recommendations:

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Twitter Media Studio : Young people are on the front lines of #ClimateAction, showing us what bold leadership looks like.

That is why I am launching my Youth Advisory Group on climate change - to provide essential perspectives, ideas & solutions.

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