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Important Highlights from the 74th UN General Assembly in New York


74th United Nations General Assembly


The United Nations General Assembly 2019 held 5 high level summits to address 17 Sustainable Development goals.

See the highlights in 74 seconds:

Climate, CSR

The Ayrton Fund, launched by PM Boris Johnson at UNGA today to provide £1b to tackle climate change in developing countries


UK Government to fund British-led development of new climate tackling technology


British scientists will be able to access up to £1b of funding to develop and test new technology targeted at tackling climate change in developing countries, the British Government has announced today.

The initiative, called the Ayrton Fund, was launched by Prime Minister Boris Johnson  at the UN General Assembly today. Its aim is to provide developing countries access to the latest cutting-edge technology to help reduce their emissions and meet global climate change targets.

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