UN Global Perspective Special: António Guterres sworn-in as ninth Secretary-General of the United Nations.

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António Guterres takes the oath of office. UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe

In this week's special programme:

The UN must be ready for change, and address the global community's inability to prevent crises, António Guterres announced shortly after being sworn in as the next Secretary-General.

The former Prime Minister of Portugal and UN refugee chief will serve an initial five-year term starting 1 January 2017, succeeding Ban Ki-moon who steps down after ten years on the job.

Presenter: Jocelyne Sambira
Production Assistant: Sandra Guy
Duration: 10'00″

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