MEDIA ADVISORY: NDC Partnership Celebrates Country Progress at its One Year Anniversary and Announces Regional Hub to Support Climate Action in the Pacific

Press Release
11 November 2017

Contact: Andrea Risotto andrearisotto@ndcpartnership.org

 

 

MEDIA ADVISORY

NDC Partnership Celebrates Country Progress at its One Year Anniversary and Announces Regional Hub to Support Climate Action in the Pacific

Bonn—The NDC Partnership invites accredited members of the media to an event taking place on the sidelines of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change COP23 to celebrate country progress on implementation of the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change and the announcement of a new regional hub to support climate action in the Pacific.

Who:   Frank Bainimarama, Prime Minister of the Republic of Fiji and President of COP23

            Achim Steiner, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme

            Patricia Espinosa, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

            Dr. Gerd Müller, German Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development

            Dr. Barbara Hendricks, German Federal Minister for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building, and Nuclear Safety

            Nezha El Ouafi, Secretary of State for Energy, Mines and Sustainable Development of the Kingdom of Morocco

            Over 30 Ministers and Organization Heads of NDC Partnership Member Countries and Institutions

What:   Event celebrating the one year anniversary of the NDC Partnership and the announcement of a new regional hub in the Pacific. There will be a photo opportunity following the formal program.

Where: Deutsche Welle

             Kurt-Schumacher-Strasse 3

             53113 Bonn Germany 

Deutsche Welle is located a short walk from the COP23 Bula Zone. The New York exit of the Bula Zone is closest to the venue.

When:   Tuesday, 14 November 2017

              18:00-19:00 German local time

              Press entry begins at 17:30 German time

RSVP:   To register participation, please contact Andrea Risotto at andrearisotto@ndcpartnership.org