UN to assist in organization of COP17 to be held in Mongolia in 2026 www.akipress.com
The United Nations will support the organization of the 17th Conference of the Parties (COP17), which will be held in Mongolia in 2026, GoGoMongolia says.
Minister of Environment and Tourism B. Bat-Erdene held a meeting with Executive Secretary of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification Ibraham Thiaw on December 3.
At the meeting, Executive Secretary Ibraham Thiaw conveyed the President's intention to visit Mongolia in 2024, expand cooperation and provide all-round support to preparations for COP17, which will be held in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, in 2026.
The Mongolian side spoke about issues of grasslands and Gobi steppe areas and yellow dust storms as priorities, and advised on the effectiveness of demonstrating leadership in international cooperation.