The Declaration will invite national governments to align their national food systems and agriculture strategies, with their Nationally Determined Contributions, National Adaptation Plans, and National Biodiversity Strategies and Action Plans.
"There is still time for the G20 to show leadership, and I am calling on all of you to work with your leaders to drive global climate action in this critical decade,” Dr Sultan Al Jaber told ministers.
Almheiri highlighted the country’s commitment to addressing climate change and to ensure that 2023 is a milestone moment in climate action as host of COP28.
In line with UNFCCC guidelines and adherence to international human rights norms and principles, there will be space available for climate activists to assemble peacefully and make their voices heard.
‘The UAE understands energy, has a long history in energy, has a long history in renewable and clean energy including nuclear. So, it has an example it has set,’ says Edward Hobart
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) stands out as a pioneer in the region, not only in the fields of art, science, technology, and entertainment, but also in its commitment to protecting the environment. The UAE’s remarkable efforts to mitigate climate change are setting new standards for others to follow. A recent decision by the Abu Dhabi
The high-level discussions that took place in the United Kingdom in which Dr Sultan Al Jaber, COP28 President-Designate participated, brought the hope that concrete measures will be taken to counter climate change in coming days (“COP28 President-Designate advances innovative climate finance, leveraging public, business and
He tweeted: “I met UK Prime Minister @RishiSunak at @10DowningStreet - Coronation Big Lunch. It was pleasure to meet him, his family and others. I have requested if I can represent UK at @COP28_UAE to save and protect about wildlife.”
The event represents a significant moment for the country’s youth to come together and join the wider community towards raising awareness and mobilising an all-of-society effort towards COP28.
Sheikh Mohammed said on Twitter, “Today, I was briefed, accompanied by my brother, the President of the State, may God preserve him, on the ongoing preparations in the country to host the COP28 Conference of the Parties, in which 70,000 people from 198 countries are expected to participate. Our national team is ready. Protect the planet.”