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UN @JeffDSachs Fled Twitter After Shown As CEFC Adviser by Inner City Press Now Roanoke Cyprus

By Matthew Russell Lee, CJR PFT CEFC Video

UNITED NATIONS GATE, February 20 – At the UN under Secretary General Antonio Guterres there has been entirely unaddressed bribery, including offers of weapons for oil by UN non governmental organizations which Guterres refuses to even audit - while roughing up and banning the Press which asks him about it. Now Inner City Press has reported Guterres' failure to disclose his role with Gulbenkian Foundation which in 2018 was trying to sell its Partex Oil and Gas to CEFC - a direct conflict of interest. But Guterres continues on Twitter with bland wishes of solidarity - unlike also CEFC linked UN world envoy Jeffrey Sachs, who went to ground after a dubious denial. But now he's back, with a February speech in Cyprus - he's on a board there, perhaps thinking they too are caterers - and on February 21, in Roanoke, Virginia. What are the arrangements for these talks? We'll have more on this. After Sachs fled Twitter while claiming he'd only attended a lunch "catered" by oil company CEFC China Energy, his defenders on Weibo in China have called Sachs the victim - of censorship by Jack Dorsey's Twitter. From Weibo (Google translated) here: "Jeffrey Sachs, a professor at Columbia University in the United States... his Twitter account has been blocked." No, Sachs fled. On 1 December 2018, before seven UN bribery guilty verdicts against Patrick Ho of China Energy Fund Committee, Inner City Press reported that Jeffrey Sachs, a long time UN (part time) official, was on a CEFC-UN Advisory Board, and tweeted the photograph, hereOn December 15 Sachs denied it, saying it is absurd. Since then, Sachs' @JeffDSachs account has ceased to exist. Before this apparently deletion, Sachs said "I attended an annual luncheon on two occasions (1 per year) hosted by the Chinese Gov for UN Ambassadors, which CEPC apparently catered.  I once went to a HK reception Mr. Ho was present.  That's it." Really? China Energy Fund Committee was more than a caterer. Now that Sachs has said he is stepping back from Twitter, here's from Chinese state media: "United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres’ Special Adviser on the Millennium Development Goals, Jeffrey Sachs, said: “The Belt and Road Initiative is one of the most important economic development initiatives in the history of contemporary economics. This initiative will bring a great vision. Integration through infrastructure construction, technological innovation, comprehensive economic cooperation, and humanities exchanges and communication. This initiative is full of wisdom. It is not just a construction project, but a building for a humanized platform to promote peace and cooperation between Europe and Asia. Such an initiative is unprecedented." The article also quotes Ambassador Maria Chataldova, Permanent Representative of the Czech Republic, whose President took CEFC's Ye Jianming as an adviser. (Inner City Press reported today on Ye Jianming's award in Israel, bought for $1 million.) Sachs is still listed on the board of Vuk Jeremic's NGO CIRSD used to do business for CEFC, as is -- still! -- Cheikh Gadio. Inner City Press Ho trial coverage here, good background before that here.

   Sachs' denials and disappearance show more clearly than ever why an audit of with whom CEFC has dealt with at and through the UN is necessary, and how irresponsible or worse Guterres is being. On December 17 Inner City Press in writing asked Guterres and his spokesman Stephane Dujarric, "December 17-7: On CEFC in the wake of the US v Ho verdicts, this is a request that the SG confirm and act on the other UN officials depicted as advisers to CEFC and its UN program - including Jeffrey Sachs, who has over the weekend online denied any such role, stating he may have attended a lunch “catered” by CEFC. Since this denial shows the absolute need for an audit at least like the previous SG did of Ng Lap Seng's groups, please state why the SG has not even begun such an audit." Five hours later, Dujarric had not answer this or any other question from banned Inner City Press. And those he allowed in "his" briefing room did not ask. Inner City Press has published the CEFC document listing Sachs' role, here on Scribed, here for download on Patreon.

Need for UN Audit Shown By ... by on Scribd

It also lists UN officials including Warren Sach, as well as Mr. José Manuel Viegas (Portugal) Secretary-General of the International Transport Forum (ITF) at the OECD; Mr. Sun Xiansheng (China) Secretary-General of the International Energy Forum (IEF); Ms. Marie-José Nadeau (Canada) Chair of the World Energy Council; Mr. Thanin Pa-Em (Thailand) Deputy Secretary-General at the Office of the National Economic and Social Development Board; Mr. Zhang Guobao (China) Former Director of China’s National Energy Administration; Mr. Christopher Martenson (USA) Economic Researcher, Writer and Trend Forecaster; Dr. Ken Koyama (Japan) Chief Economist and Managing Director at the Institute of Energy Economics in Japan (IEEJ); Dr. Christoph Frei (Switzerland); Dr. Milica Bajiæ-Brkoviæ (Serbia) Former President of ISOCARP, Member of the Executive Committee of International Society of City and Regional Planners (ISOCARP); Dr. José Goldemberg (Brazil); Mr. Mark Fulton (UK) Founding Partner of Energy Transition Advisors Pty Ltd; Dr. Nawal Al-Hosany (UAE) Director of Sustainability at Masdar City; Dr. Leena Srivastava (India) Honorary Executive Director at The Energy and Resources Institute; Mr. John Hofmeister (USA) Founder & Chief Executive of Citizens for Affordable Energy, Former President of Shell Oil Company and, yes, Dr. Jeffrey Sachs (USA) Director of The Earth Institute, Special Advisor to UN SG. We'll have more on this - and on the role of  current UN Development Program Executive Director Achim Steiner. See photos here, from a CEFC brochure which they have tried to cover up.


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