H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, arrived in this Moroccan city today, to head the UAE delegation which is attending the 22nd Conference of the Parties, COP 22, of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, UNFCCC, and the Africa Action Summit.
H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed is leading the high-level delegation on behalf of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, who was invited by King Mohammed VI of Morocco, the host of the events.
The two-week conference started on 7th November where international leaders, organisations and advisors will work out how to implement a global climate agreement.
The UAE’s participation in the summit is part of its efforts to contain the impact of climate change and build constructive partnerships with government and non-government organisations as well as civil activists in a bid to share insights, experiences and experiments, and reach resolutions that will help address climate issues.
The delegates will also present the UAE’s initiatives for tackling environmental challenges.