Climate Change Focus For British PM At Un General Assembly
Millennium Post Delhi|September 20, 2021
Over 100 Heads of State and Government as well as Foreign Ministers and diplomats will participate in-person in annual General Debate

LONDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will call upon world leaders to take a concrete action on climate change during his meetings at the high-level United Nations General Assembly in New York this week, according to Downing Street on Sunday.

More than 100 Heads of State and Government, as well as Foreign Ministers and diplomats, will participate in person in the annual General Debate, beginning September 21 through September 27.

Prime Minister Johnson, who will also visit the White House for the first time since Joe Biden became the US President, will be joining Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the UNGA meeting among the world leaders scheduled to attend the meeting in person.

The visit is seen as an important precursor to the 26th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 26) UN climate summit, to be hosted by the UK in Glasgow in November.

Continue reading your story on the app

Continue reading your story in the newspaper

MORE STORIES FROM MILLENNIUM POST DELHIView All

Curbs On Int'l Flights Not To Be Lifted Soon; Not Much Demand: Official

The government is unlikely to lift the restrictions on international flights immediately, a senior civil aviation ministry official has indicated, saying current frequencies under air bubble arrangements are adequate to meet the demand.

1 min read
Millennium Post Delhi
October 22, 2021

T20 WC: All-Round Show From Shakib Takes B'desh To Super 12s

The ‘Tigers’ first posted an imposing 181/7, as they rode on skipper Mahmudullah’s blazing 50 off 28 balls and Shakib’s aggressive 46 off 37 balls

1 min read
Millennium Post Delhi
October 22, 2021

5 Tourists Killed, Toll Rises To 65; State Pegs Its Losses At Rs 7,000 Cr

U’khand rains: Home Min conducts aerial survey of rain-hit areas

4 mins read
Millennium Post Delhi
October 22, 2021

Air Remains ‘Poor'; Gopal Rai Says GRAP Measures To Come If Needed

GRAP Won’t help reduce stubble burning — states, centre must act: Rai

2 mins read
Millennium Post Delhi
October 22, 2021

Migrants Fleeing Kashmir Request Govt To Facilitate Travel Back Home

Hundreds of families have been housed at a ground in Jammu for past few days

2 mins read
Millennium Post Delhi
October 22, 2021

Rahman's Score For Mimi Submitted For Grammys

AR Rahman has been the recipient of several prestigious national and international accolades in the past

1 min read
Millennium Post Delhi
October 22, 2021

Docs challenge Covid vax order in HC, notice issued to Delhi govt

The Delhi High Court Thursday sought response of the Delhi government on a plea by two doctors challenging its order prohibiting healthcare, frontline workers, and teachers from attending their offices on failure to get even first dose of COVID-19 vaccine by October 15.

1 min read
Millennium Post Delhi
October 22, 2021

MALDIVES DEFENCE MINISTER: ‘Our relationship with India today is stronger than ever'

The relationship between the Maldives and India today is stronger than ever and New Delhi has been the first and best responder to Mal in all times of need, the island nation's Defence Minister Mariya Didi has said.

1 min read
Millennium Post Delhi
October 22, 2021

‘India received 41% excess rainfall from October 1-21'

IMD says Uttarakhand recorded five times higher rain

3 mins read
Millennium Post Delhi
October 22, 2021

India achieves 1 billion jabs feat, PM Modi says ‘history scripted'

Entire adult population in 9 states, UTs given 1st dose vax; nat’l average at over 75%

3 mins read
Millennium Post Delhi
October 22, 2021