EU member states and parliamentarians on Sunday announced an agreement for a major reform to the bloc’s carbon market, the central plank of its ambitions to reduce emissions and invest in climate-friendly technologies.
By providing a detailed, definitive, and action-oriented roadmap to guide any city in the transition to this critical new approach, the book is a unique and important resource in the fight against climate change.
Al Jaber highlighted the plight of the most vulnerable states and cooling as a matter of climate justice, saying: "Food and medicine all depend on cooling. It is a topic of critical importance across climate mitigation and adaptation.”
Dr Sultan Bin Ahmed Al Jaber, Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology and COP28 President-Designate, gave remarks at the Amazon Summit and Collaboration for Sustainable Development, urging leaders to build on President Lula da Silva’s commitment and inspire transformational progress on nature at COP28.
In the runup to the COP28 climate meet in Dubai between November 30 and December 12, 2023, United Arab Emirates Minister of Climate Change and Environment Mariam Almheiri placed before the world the position that it would not be possible to phase out fossil fuels by 2030, and the more feasible goal is the phasing out of fossil fuel emissions through improved technology for capture and storage of carbon.
UAE Minister Sultan Al Jaber calls on the world to be 'brave and bold' and get 'back on track' to meet its climate ambitions, reaffirming the founding principles of UN and to think 'beyond borders, beyond politics.'
The European Court of Human Rights on Wednesday began hearing a case brought by six Portuguese youths against 32 nations for not doing enough to stop global warming, the latest bid to secure climate justice through the courts.
Salem Bin Khalid highlighted the UAE's efforts in the field of environmental sustainability and its keenness to enable learners and equip them for the "digital age we live in.”
In a statement issued on the virtual summit, Sheikh Mohamed emphasised the G20’s significant focus on climate change in 2023, as reflected in the G20 New Delhi Leaders' Declaration.