3 African countries have already hosted a COP: Morocco hosted COP17 in 2001, Kenya hosted COP12 in 2006 and South Africa hosted COP17 in 2011. This is the second time around for Marrakech, host city for COP22, 15 years after COP17.
The Africa Pavilion, co-organised by the Bank, is a venue for discussion and information. The pavilion’s programme is packed and varied: round tables, presentations, exhibits, meetings...Stop by and visit!
Africa is one of the regions most severely affected by climate change. The effects are already visible and concrete, with real repercussions on the lives of millions of Africans.