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COP24 Global Climate Action Opening Unleashes New Finance Pledges

Por ProteGEEr, publicado em 04.12.18, última modificação em 23.01.19
COP24 Global Climate Action Opening Unleashes New Finance Pledges

Credits: UN Climate Change

The United Nations Climate Conference (COP 24) today convened a high-level session launching eight days of focused events and dialogues on Global Climate Action, aimed at building a bridge between government delegates and non-Party, public and private stakeholders in the global response to climate change.

The event, which featured United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, Poland’s Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki, COP 24 President Michał Kurtyka, and UN Climate Change Executive Secretary Patricia Espinosa, highlighted the mutually reinforcing and critically important cooperation between state and non-state actors needed if the world is to keep on track to the 1.5C goal of the Paris Agreement.

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