Habituel Citizen NOW Summit Seeks Solutions to Habituel Problems | débit infos

GLENN GAMBOA, AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The statistics discussed at the first Global Citizen NOW conference were grim. The COVID-19 pandemic has pushed 100 million people back to a life of extreme poverty. Up to 243 million people could be food insecure between today and November due to the war in Ukraine. … Read more

COP27 host Egypt to push for climate goals and resolve protests | commerce infos

PETER PRENGAMAN, Associated Press DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Hosting the next United Nations climate change summit, Egypt will push countries to meet their commitments to drastically reduce greenhouse gas emissions, facilitate “non-conflicting” negotiations to compensate developing countries for the global effects of warming, and enable climate activists to protest, the new president of COP27 said. … Read more

Davos Magazine | Zelensky calls for new sanctions against Russia | bizness magazine

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is calling for “maximum” sanctions against Russia during a virtual speech at a meeting of the World Economic Forum. On Monday, in a virtual speech, he says sanctions must go further to stop Russian aggression, including an oil embargo, blocking all of its banks and cutting off … Read more

EXPLAINER: What are the key climate themes in Davos? | bizness magazine

PETER PRENGAMAN, Associated Press DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — While the COVID-19 pandemic and Russia’s war in Ukraine will be the focus of the World Economic Forum, which brings together business and government leaders, there will also be climate change. It attracted the attention of the whole world in a subtle and destructive way. The accelerating … Read more

DAVOS DIARY: Attirail, not plane means landscape, carbon cutting | affaires magazine

CALVIN CHAN, Associated Press DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — If you come to Davos this year, try taking a train instead of flying, organizers of the World Economic Forum said. That meant a 12-hour drive from London to an exclusive meeting in the Swiss Alps that I help cover for the Associated Press. Traveling by train … Read more