Tag: UNFCCC

UN Commends Morocco for its Great Presidency of COP22

October 18, 2017

The Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), Patricia Espinosa, on Wednesday commended Morocco for its “great” presidency of the ... Read More

COP23: Fiji Requests Morocco’s Experience

January 16, 2017

To successfully host the 23rd edition of the UN Summit on Climate Change (COP23), Fiji, organizer of the event, has publicly requested Morocco to share ... Read More

COP22: Ban Ki-Moon Pays Tribute To King Mohammed VI

November 15, 2016

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon has paid tribute to King Mohammed VI, the Moroccan government and people, expressing his gratitude and heartfelt thanks for the Monarch's ... Read More

King Mohammed VI Underscores Morocco’s Environmental commitment at COP22

November 15, 2016

In a key note address at the opening of the high-level segment of the 22nd Conference of the Parties (COP 22) to the UN Framework ... Read More

COP22: Forty-two Countries Launch NDC Partnership to Deliver on Paris Agreement

November 15, 2016

In a move that matches climate finance with action, forty-two countries from different continents signed to the NDC Partnership, which was launched, on Tuesday November ... Read More

Morocco Briefs UN member States on COP22 Organization in Marrakech

October 16, 2016

Morocco’s Permanent Representative at the UN, Omar Hilale, made in New York before the UN member states a presentation on the challenges and logistical aspects ... Read More

Top US Climate Negotiator to Pay Four-day Visit to Morocco ahead of COP22

October 15, 2016

US Special Envoy for Climate Change, Jonathan Pershing, will pay a four day visit to Marrakech on October 16-20 to participate in an informal ‘pre-COP’ ... Read More

Morocco’s Fog Harvesting Project Wins UN Momentum for Change Award

September 30, 2016

A Moroccan fog water collection project won the 2016 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Momentum for Change Award, local media reported. The ... Read More

Morocco Submits Ratification of Paris Agreement to the UN General Assembly

September 23, 2016

Morocco has submitted its ratification documents of the Paris Agreement to the UN general assembly in New York, thus joining the 60 other countries that ... Read More

COP22: Morocco, France Cooperate to Raise Funds for Developing Countries

September 13, 2016

French Environment Minister, Ségolene Royal, chairwoman of the climate Summit COP21, said that Morocco and France are joining efforts to raise funds to help developing ... Read More