Humanity is waging war on nature, says UN secretary generalDecember 2, 2020
António Guterres lists human-inflicted wounds on natural world in stark message
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Humanity is facing a new war, unprecedented in history, the secretary general of the UN has warned, which is in danger of destroying our future before we have fully understood the risk.
The stark message from António Guterres follows a year of global upheaval, with the coronavirus pandemic causing governments to shut down whole countries for months at a time, while wildfires, hurricanes and powerful storms have scarred the globe.