The event is organized by the Permanent Missions of Italy and the United Kingdom.
Date: Friday, 6 March 2020
Time: 4 – 6 p.m.
Location: Trusteeship Council, United Nations Headquarters, New York
Please note that the event is open to civil society representatives with UN Grounds Passes.
Message from the Permanent Mission of the United Kingdom to the United Nations
In the framework of the UK COP26 Presidency, in partnership with Italy, please find attached an invitation for a briefing on COP26, hosted by Ambassador Karen Pierce DCMG, with the following high-level attendees:
- H.E. António Guterres, Secretary-General, United Nations
- The Rt. Hon. Alok Sharma MP, COP26 President, United Kingdom
- Ambassador Mariangela Zappia, Italy Permanent Representative to the United Nations
The briefing will cover plans and priorities for COP26, hosted by the UK in Glasgow in November 2020. Speeches by panel members will be followed by the opportunity for short interventions from the floor. In order to allow for maximum participation, we kindly ask that these are no longer than 3 min.
We look forward to seeing you there.
UK Mission to the UN