The COP 19. UNFCCC Conference of the Parties nineteenth meeting is held in Warsaw Poland Nov 11 – Nov 22, and as the tradition predict the chairman of the meeting is from this hosting country. This year the environment minister of Poland H.E. Marcin Korolec, is chairing.
“If it weren’t complex enough, we are all experiencing threatening climate change. Changing landscapes, forcing us from our normal ways. Killing.”
“Only two days ago, a powerful typhoon swept through the Philippines, claiming thousands of lives, leaving hundreds of thousands of people displaced from their homes. A great human tragedy. Unforgettable, painful, awakening.”
He ended he’s speech with
“I can promise you that here in Warsaw and over the next 12 months I will spare no effort to find a consensus. ”