Press statement by UNFCCC Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres at Pre-COP 17 media workshop in Pretoria27th October 2011 Uncategorized
Thank you very much for allowing me to speak at this important event.
Many thanks to South African Government represented by our wonderful Ambassador Diseko and to the UN Information Centre in Pretoria for organizing this media workshop that we always have before COP. It’s absolutely critical to ensure the media has all the details to do responsible reporting on climate change. Thanks also to UNEP, UNDP, UNITAR and the World Bank for providing their valuable inputs, and in particular to UNITAR for sponsoring participants from 10 different African countries. (more…)