Opening Assembly debate, Ban calls on world leaders ‘act now,’ work together for a better future

The UN News Centre

As world leaders gather at the United Nations Headquarters, the General Assembly this morning began its annual general debate, which defines international responses to many of the global challenges of today, including protracted conflicts, extreme poverty and hunger, the refugee crisis and climate change under the theme of “The Sustainable Development Goals: a universal push to transform our world.”

view The UN News Centre