President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi and United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres received, a short while ago, Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, to participate in the 27th Climate Summit, in Sharm El-Sheikh, in which about 110 world leaders and leaders, heads of government and a group of personalities are participating in its activities today. International.
President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi will inaugurate the activities of the presidential part of the twenty-seventh session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate (COP27), and the presidential part of the conference includes holding three high-level round tables.
The participating leaders are scheduled to deliver speeches on their countries' efforts to confront the repercussions of climate change, and three round tables will also be held tomorrow, Tuesday.
The work of COP27 was launched in Sharm El-Sheikh yesterday, with a wide participation of officials and representatives of more than 190 countries, as well as heads of regional and international organizations concerned with environment, climate and finance affairs.
Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry was officially elected president of the 27th Climate Summit, succeeding Alok Sharma, President of the 26th Climate Summit, during the expanded opening session that took place yesterday.
Egypt - which over the past years has strengthened its plans towards adapting to the negative effects of climate change as it constitutes an existential threat - is seeking to create the atmosphere to urge all parties to enhance mutual trust through which the results that people aspire to be achieved with regard to facing the climate change crisis and avoiding its devastating disasters .