Advisory: Elizabeth May attends COP 23 UN Climate Change conference (with itinerary)

by Elizabeth May | November 10, 2017 2:30 pm

(OTTAWA) November 10, 2017 Elizabeth May attends the 23rd annual Conference of the Parties (COP) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Bonn, Germany, as a member of the Canadian government’s delegation. Ms. May attends from Nov. 13 to 19.

Ms. May will also meet with the Global Greens Parliamentarians Association, of which she is co-chair. There are currently more than 400 Green parliamentarians in approximately 25 national level parliaments around the world.

As a delegate to COP23, Ms. May will participate in a full schedule of negotiations and high-level meetings. Ms. May welcomes the opportunity to constructively engage with all members of Canada’s delegation – including the Honourable Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna – as well as with politicians and civil society actors from a wide range of countries.

Ms. May’s additional events in Bonn include:

International Network of Parliamentarians for Renewable Energy breakfast meeting

Date: Monday, Nov. 13
Time: 8:00 A.M. Central European Time (CET)

Global Greens Parliamentary Association Working Dinner

Date: Monday, Nov. 13
Time: 7:15 P.M. CET

Elected Greens strategy meeting

Date: Thursday, Nov. 16
Time: 8:00 A.M. CET

Global Greens Media Conference – The press conference will be webcast live and archived on the UNFCCC website.

Date: Thursday, Nov. 16
Time: 12:30 P.M. CET

For additional information or to arrange an interview, contact:

Debra Eindiguer
m: (613) 240-8921
debra.eindiguer@greenparty.ca

 

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