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Africa Day at COP 25 takes stock of climate talks

Event location: 
Room 3, Hall 4 at IFEMA Conference Centre, Madrid

What:             Africa Day at COP 25 takes stock of climate talks

When:            10 December 2019   

Where:           Room 3, Hall 4 at IFEMA Conference Centre, Madrid

Time:              18:30 to 20:00

Who:              Jointly organized by the African Union Commission, African Development Bank, and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa 

 

Officials, experts, activists and journalists are invited to take part and cover the Africa Day at the COP25 conference in Madrid on 10 December 2019, in room 3 at the IFEMA Conference Centre. During this event, leaders will provide an update of the global commitments made at the world’s leading climate change meeting.

Africa Day marks Africa’s presence and participation at the various United Nations Climate Change Conference (UNFCCC) sessions since COP 17. Africa Day provides a platform for the continent’s decision makers and other stakeholders to engage in a dialogue that informs the region’s course of action around climate change.

The discussions will touch on effective means of implementation (finance, capacity building, and technology development and transfer) of the Paris Agreement.

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Media contact for African Union:
Esther Azaa Tankou, Head of Information Division, Directorate of Information and Communication, African Union Commission, email:  YambouE@africa-union.org

Media contact for African Development Bank:
Gershwin Wanneburg, Communication and External Relations Department, African Development Bank, email: g.wanneburg@afdb.org

Media contact for Pan-African Parliament:
Ntsiuoa Sekete, Senior Communications and Media Officer, Pan-African Parliament, email: ntsiuoa.sekete@panafricanparliament.org

Media contact for UNECA:
Sophia Denekew Denekews.uneca@un.org

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