The UN Secretary General has proposed to the world a large-scale initiative to combat inequality.
According to TASS, delivering a lecture dedicated to the memory of Nelson Mandela, UN Secretary General António Guterres proposed to the world a large-scale initiative to fight inequality – the New Global Compact, which aims to create a fairer world order on the planet.
“The coronavirus pandemic has revealed a sad gap between self-interest and public interest, as well as huge gaps in governance structures and ethical frameworks,” said the secretary general. “To close these gaps and make a new social contract possible, we need a new global compact that provides and fair distribution of power, wealth and opportunities at the international level “
Guterres noted that the old model of the social contract in the modern world has actually ceased to work.Pirates seized 13 crew members from Russia and Ukraine from the Curacao Trader tanker