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Minister Henryk Kowalczyk visited Katowice to assess the preparations for this year’s COP24 climate summit.
Preparations for COP24 on the final straight
For more than a week, meetings concerning the government’s Clean Air programme were held throughout the country, during which experts from the Voivodeship Funds for Environmental Protection and Water Management have been explaining the details of the implementation of the priority programme. In Opoczno, Łódź Voivodeship, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki and the Minister of Environment Henryk Kowalczyk appeared during the meeting with the residents of the municipality.
The Clean Air priority programme with the support of Prime Minister Morawiecki
Rafał Bochenek Minister’s Plenipotentiary for the Organisation signed on behalf of the Minister of the Environment an agreement with the Poznan International Fair (MTP) under which MTP will take care of the logistical organisation of the COP24 − the most important global forum devoted to global climate policy.
The Ministry of the Environment has selected the logistical operator of the COP24 Conference
Last Tuesday, the Climate Change Conference began at the UN headquarters in Bangkok, attended by negotiators from all over the world. Their main goal is to speed up work on the text of the global climate agreement, which will be adopted at the December summit in Katowice.
Climate Change Conference in Bangkok
The Minister of Environment Henryk Kowalczyk inaugurated a series of meetings on the government’s Clean Air programme. The experts will go out with information to each municipality in Poland.
Clean Air Programme – first meetings in municipalities
The Council of Presidents of the Conference of the Parties (COP) was inaugurated during a meeting of the French Constitutional Council, which was held on the initiative of Polish Vice-Minister of Environment and Government Plenipotentiary for the Presidency of the Conference of the Parties (COP24) Michał Kurtyka.
Former COP presidents to support Polish presidency
Print date: 14.10.2018