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|Location:||COP22, Marrakech, Morocco|
Africa Day at COP22 will be commemorated on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at the Africa Pavilion and United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) side event. The day provides a platform that brings together African leaders and policy-makers into a dialogue to chart a course regarding implementation of the Paris Agreement. Africa Day will therefore serve as an opportunity for the continent to discuss and showcase how it plans to sensitize, advocate for the ratification and roll out the implementation of the Paris Agreement. In addition, it will present a platform for supporting and coordinating the African initiatives for the implementation of the Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs).
Where: Africa Pavilion and UNFCCC Side Event, Blue Zone, COP22, Marrakech.
Mrs. Tumusiime Rhoda Peace, AU Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture (Moderator)
Why: The main objective of the Africa Day is to provide opportunity to critically examine the implementation of the Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) submitted by African countries as part of the Paris Agreement, as well as the African Renewable Energy Initiative (AREI), and their implications for Africa's development. More specifically, the Africa Day seeks to achieve the following objectives:
For more information, visit: www.afdb.org/en/cop22