Newsdeck

COP27

Egypt to host COP27 international climate conference in 2022 -ministry

Tuvalu's Minister for Justice, Communication & Foreign Affairs Simon Kofe gives a COP26 statement while standing in the ocean in Funafuti, Tuvalu November 5, 2021. Courtesy Tuvalu's Ministry of Justice, Communication and Foreign Affairs / Social Media via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVE. MANDATORY CREDIT TUVALU'S MINISTRY OF JUSTICE, COMMUNICATION AND FOREIGN AFFAIRS.

CAIRO, Nov 11 (Reuters) - Egypt was officially selected to host the COP27 UN Climate Change Conference in 2022, the country's environment ministry said on Thursday.

The North African country will held the conference in the Red Sea resort of Sharm El-Sheikh, it added. (Reporting by Mahmoud Mourad Editing by Chris Reese)

Gallery

Comments - Please in order to comment.

  • Craig King says:

    Surely after 26 failures and semi-failures it’s time to try something different surely. Unless COP meetings are the raison d’être and need to stretch off into the very misty future so as to give employment and cause to the tens of thousands of bureaucrats involved.

Please peer review 3 community comments before your comment can be posted

[%% img-description %%]

The Spy Bill: An autocratic roadmap to State Capture 2.0

Join Heidi Swart in conversation with Anton Harber and Marianne Merten as they discuss a concerning push to pass a controversial “Spy Bill” into law by May 2024. Tues 5 Dec at 12pm, live, online and free of charge.

A South African Hero: You

There’s a 99.8% chance that this isn’t for you. Only 0.2% of our readers have responded to this call for action.

Those 0.2% of our readers are our hidden heroes, who are fuelling our work and impacting the lives of every South African in doing so. They’re the people who contribute to keep Daily Maverick free for all, including you.

The equation is quite simple: the more members we have, the more reporting and investigations we can do, and the greater the impact on the country.

Be part of that 0.2%. Be a Maverick. Be a Maverick Insider.

Support Daily Maverick→
Payment options