UN Messenger of Peace - updates

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Thousands protest climate change at worldwide rallies

Sep 22, 2014 - 12:45 AM

UPDATED Activists mobilize in cities across the globe for marches against climate change with one of the biggest planned for New York where celebrities political leaders and tens of thousands of people are expected

RAINBOW WARRIOR. People organize to march in the People's Climate March, which calls for drastic political and economic changes to slow global warming. Photo by Andrew Burton/ Getty Images / AFP

Leo DiCaprio: Speaking on climate change no small task

Sep 21, 2014 - 7:15 PM

The Hollywood star formally accepts his appointment as UN Messenger of Peace with a special focus on climate change

ADVOCACY. Actor Leonardo DiCaprio shakes hands with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. Photo by UN/Mark Garten