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Today, Prague hosted the Polish-Czech Intergovernmental Consultations, which were attended by Prime Minister of Poland Mateusz Morawiecki and representatives of the Government, including Minister of Environment Henryk Kowalczyk. The bilateral meetings touched upon a variety of subjects, including air quality, waste management and reduction of greenhouse gases.
5th Polish-Czech Intergovernmental Consultations conclude
Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations Amina Mohamed is visiting Poland and other key countries in preparation for the UN Climate Change Conference (COP24) in Katowice. Today, she met with Minister of Environment Henryk Kowalczyk and Secretary of State Michał Kurtyka.
Visit of the Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations to the Ministry of Environment
The Minister of Environment Henryk Kowalczyk and Vice-Minister Michał Kurtyka took part in the meeting of the Tripartite Industry Group on Miners’ Social Security, dedicated to the upcoming COP24 Climate Summit.
Meeting of the Tripartite Industry Group on Miners’ Social Security
Michał Kurtyka, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Environment, took part in a conference on COP24, which was attended by representatives of the European Parliament, among many others. The aim of the meeting was to discuss issues pertaining to the upcoming COP24 climate summit.
Vice-Minister Kurtyka talks about COP24 in Brussels
Today, Minister of Environment Henryk Kowalczyk signed an agreement with the Secretariat of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change on behalf of the Government of the Republic of Poland, defining the obligations of both parties resulting from the organisation of the December COP24 climate summit in Katowice. On behalf of the UN, the agreement was signed by Patricia Espinosa, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
The PreCOP conference in Krakow, which was attended by about 40 delegations from all over the world, as well as representatives of businesses, has come to an end. The meeting preceded the COP24 climate summit, which will be held in Katowice in December.
Summary of PreCOP conference in Krakow
Polish delegation headed by the Minister of Environment Henryk Kowalczyk and Vice-Minister Sławomir Mazurek attended a meeting of the Council of the EU Environment Council in Luxembourg.
Poland succeeds at the EU Environment Council meeting
Only two months are left until the most important global event on world climate policy – the 24th Session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, which is why a meeting with the ambassadors accredited in Poland took place today in the Chancellery of the Prime Minister.
Meeting with ambassadors regarding the state of preparations for COP24
A delegation led by the Minister of Environment Henryk Kowalczyk has met with Patricia Espinosa, Secretary General of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change for a meeting devoted to the preparations for the COP24 Summit.
Meeting of the Minister of Environment with the Secretary General of the UNFCCC
Print date: 20.09.2019