The UNFCCC together with Ministry of water and environment ,UNDP – NDC support program, PSFU and other stakeholders are organizing the African Climate week scheduled from 20th -24th April 2020 in Uganda. This has been postponed till further notice to enable us fight Corona Virus pandemic.
Africa Climate Week is an opportunity to move forward on crucial climate action work at a national and regional level, taking regional priorities into consideration.
Africa Climate Week is taking place under the banner of “Partnering for transformation towards a low-carbon climate resilient and prosperous Africa: managing risks, seizing opportunities.”Africa Climate Week 2020 is inclusive and open to all stakeholders, as a ‘go-to’ hub to build partnerships and to showcase groundbreaking action in the region
The event is designed to mobilize and enhance the required partnerships and collaborative approaches, including:
- The urgent need to understand the risks and impacts of climate change and integrate this knowledge in planning at all levels and in all sectors;
- The urgency of delivering on existing commitments;and
- The urgency of giving all stakeholders clarity on the pathways and means of implementation for achieving carbon neutrality by mid-century and thus the objectives and long-term goals of the Convention and Paris Agreement
The event will also provide an opportunity for different businesses to exhibit their products and services.
To register kindly visit the UNFCCC website https://indico.un.org/event/32821/ by 19th April 2020