FM Shoukry, Prince of Wales probe Egypt’s vision on COP27

MENA , Saturday 16 Jul 2022

Minister of Foreign Affairs and President-Designate of the COP27 Sameh Shoukry reviewed Egypt’s vision and goals on the 27th session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Climate Change Convention (UNFCCC) in a telephone call with Prince Charles, the ministry announced on Saturday.

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Combined images of Egypt s Foreign Minister and President-Designate of COP27 Sameh Shoukry and Charles, Prince of Wales.

 

The call was part of current consultations with all countries and parties concerned on preparations for the COP27 that will be hosted by Egypt in Sharm El-Sheikh this November, said Ahmed Hafez, the spokesperson for the foreign ministry.

The minister lauded the vital role played by the UK during the COP26, especially the efforts exerted by Prince Charles to promote global climate action, added Hafez.

Shoukry also said Egypt is looking forward to working with Prince Charles in the coming period to increase the participation of the private sector in global efforts to face climate changes through climate change-linked initiatives, said the spokesperson.

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