Sustainable Development Goals
Just Transition— This is one of the themes that Poland has designated for the Conference, with the idea that every country has to move to a low-carbon economy while considering the particular economic and social circumstances faced by the people.
Why Katowice? — Katowice may be well known in the region—in fact, it is the capital of the Silesian region. But it is not a city whose name rolls of the tongue of many world travelers. So why would Katowice want to host a climate change conference that will attract 30,000 people over a two-week span?
After a night of light snow and sleet, there were rays of sunshine this morning as the 197 parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change descended on Katowice to begin their deliberations to finalize the rulebook for implementing the Paris Agreemen
Emmanuel Macron, President of France, who is here for the first time to address world leaders...