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UN's Ban Ki-Moon: 'Nature is Now Sick. We Must Listen'


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UN's Ban Ki-Moon: 'Nature is Now Sick. We Must Listen'

Common Dreams staff

Ban Ki-moon, the United Nations Secretary-General urged world policymakers to do more to address the threat of climate change as negotiators attempt to forge a new global warming pact next year.

Speaking to hundreds of international delegates at the start of a climate gathering in Abu Dhabi, Ban Ki-moon warned that time is running out to reduce harmful emissions and that political leaders need to offer bold commitments to drive meaningful change.