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The 25th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) organized and presided over by Chile, will take place in Madrid, Spain from the 2nd to the 13th of December 2019.
The 197 Parties that make up the treaty – 196 nations plus the European Union – will seek to move towards the implementation of the agreements that have been reached under the Convention, which lays down specific obligations for all Parties to fight climate change.

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Climate Change in Africa

Africa, despite its low contribution to greenhouse gas emissions, remains the most vulnerable continent. Africa is the most vulnerable continent to climate change impacts under all climate scenarios above 1.5 degrees Celsius.

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African Development Bank at COP25

The Bank has, through its climate change action plan (CCAP), made important commitments to integrate climate considerations across its operations and to scale up its climate investments in African countries

Agenda of Bank events