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“As before, Poland will comply with the decision of the Court of Justice of the European Union regarding the Białowieża Forest”, said Professor Jan Szyszko, Minister of Environment., referring to the order of the Court of Justice of the 20th of November 2017.
Professor Szyszko addressed the issue of the Białowieża Forest
Progress on the package of implementing decisions regarding the Paris Agreement was one of the fundamental objectives of the UN Climate Conference (COP23), which ended last week.
Professor Szyszko summed up the UN Climate Conference in Bonn
The most important international climate change conference, which took place in Bonn and was presided over by Fiji has come to an end. Since the 6th of November, delegates from nearly 200 countries, as well as representatives of non-governmental and environmental organisations, cities and businesses discussed global climate policy. Polish delegation was led by Minister of Environment Professor Jan Szyszko.
The end of the COP23 UN Climate Change Conference
At the UN climate summit COP23 in Bonn, Professor Jan Szyszko, Minister of Environment, took part in a discussion on organic farming and its links with climate change. The event was organised by Hungary with the participation of France, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the International Food Policy Research Institute.
Organic agriculture at COP23
Only a joint, united action is a guarantee of the transition to a low-carbon and climate resilient development pathway for the benefit of future generations and the state of environment”, said Professor Jan Szyszko, Minister of Environment, during the meeting of the high level segment of the UN Climate Conference (COP23).
Professor Szyszko on joint action in response to climate change at COP23
At the COP23 – the UN Climate Change Conference in Bonn – Professor Jan Szyszko, Minister of Environment, met on the 16th of November 2017 with George David Banks, climate advisor to the US President Donald Trump.
Polish-American talks on climate policy at COP23
In Bonn, where the 23rd United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP23) is taking place, a press conference was held to sum up two years of work by the Ministry of Environment since the establishment of the government of Prime Minister Beata Szydło. The meeting with the media, which took place on the 16th of November 2017, was attended by the Minister of Environment Professor Jan Szyszko, as well Vice-Minister of Environment Paweł Sałek.
#Good2Years in the Ministry of Environment
Today (on November 15, 2017) Professor Jan Szyszko, Minister of Environment, met with his Austrian and Canadian counterparts, as well as minister of energy, industry and natural resources of Saudi Arabia during the UN COP23 Climate Conference in Bonn.
Bilateral meetings of Minister Szyszko during COP23
“Climate change is undeniably one of the biggest global threats faced by the world today”, said Paweł Sałek, Vice-Minister of Environment during “Caring for Climate”, a high-level climate meeting. The event, which took place on the 15th of November 2017 as part of the UN Climate Change Conference (COP23) in Bonn was also attended by Secretary-General of the United Nations António Guterres and Patricia Espinosa, executive secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
Vice-minister Sałek attends high-level “Caring for Climate” meeting
Print date: 13.12.2017