For the growing share of the world’s population that understands the existential threat posed by climate change, the beginning of 2017 brought a sense of trepidation. In fact, collective angst was already apparent at the 2016 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Marrakech, Morocco, which had just started when Donald EUG20Laurence TubianaMerkelparis agreementtrump Read More
At the UN Climate Change Conference in Marrakech (COP22), the High-Level Climate Champions, along with many countries, states, regions, cities and companies, have launched a new initiative, the “2050 pathways platform” aimed at supporting those seeking to devise long-term, net zero-greenhouse gas, climate-resilient and sustainable development pathways.
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Co-chaired by Morocco and Germany, the NDC Partnership offers unique platform to empower developing countries to achieve national climate commitments under the Paris Agreement and related sustainable development goals
MARRAKECH, MOROCCO (November 15, 2016) – Today at the international climate negotiations in Marrakech, Morocco, developing and developed countries launch a new 1.5 degrees2 degreesAndrew SteerBarbara HendricksGerd MüllerGIZH.E. Vo Tuan NhaHakima El HaiteLaura TuckLaurence TubianamarrakechNDC Partnershipparis agreementSDG'sWorld Resources InstituteWRI Read More
Business and Policy Leaders Commit to Further Action on Global Energy Transition for a Just Climate Future for All
Marrakech, 11 November, 2016 – With the Paris Climate Agreement having just come into force, leaders from a wide range of sectors are coming together on Energy Day at the UN Climate Change 1.5 degrees2 degreesAdnan Z. AminAlejandro AgagAMEEAREIBill Weihlep100Hakima El HaiteIRENAKevin RabinovitchLaurence TubianaMASENNDC'srachel kyteRE100SDG'sSEforALLSIDS Read More
The high level climate champions, Ms. Laurence Tubiana, French Ambassador for Climate Change and Ms. Hakima El Haite, Minister Delegate to the Minister of Energy, Mines, Water and Environment of Morocco, in charge of the Environment, have prepared a synthesis report on the submissions received in response to the invitation climate changeCOP22Hakima El HaiteLaurence TubianamarrakechMoroccoParis Climate Agreement Read More
Two days of closed-door informal consultations between 140 delegates and climate negotiators from over 50 countries at the invitation of the Moroccan incoming Presidency of the 22nd Conference of the Parties (COP22/CMP12) came to a close on September 9 in Skhirat, Morocco.
High-level national and international participation at the consultations included Aziz MekouarBan Ki-Moonclimate changeCMP12COP22Hakima El HaiteLaurence TubianamarrakechMinister Mezouarparis agreementPatricia EspinosaSalaheddine MezouarSkhiratUNFCCC Read More
France and Morocco's global climate champions have set out their detailed agenda to boost cooperative action between governments, cities, business, investors and citizens to cut emissions rapidly and help vulnerable nations adapt to climate impacts and build their own clean energy, sustainable futures. The action agenda is an important support Clean Energyclimate changeCOP21COP22Hakima El HaiteLaurence Tubianamarrakech Read More