Posts Tagged ‘UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres’

Vatican urges pause on lethal autonomous weapons

Thursday, September 28th, 2023
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The Holy See’s foreign minister addressed the UN General Assembly, calling for a halt to the deployment of lethal autonomous weapons systems. Archbishop Paul Gallagher joined a chorus of concerns raised by various speakers regarding artificial intelligence (AI). “It is imperative to ensure adequate, meaningful and consistent human oversight of weapon systems,” Gallagher said. “Only Read more

“To feed the world, start with family farms” says Pope

Thursday, July 29th, 2021
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Pope Francis has said governments must involve and listen to small farms and farming families to restart local economies and feed all the people of the world. “Closed and conflicting — but powerful — economic interests have prevented us from designing a food system that responds to the values of the common good, solidarity and Read more