UAE envoy dismisses concerns over oil links, warns on COP global stocktake

Published 20:24 on January 18, 2023  /  Last updated at 20:24 on January 18, 2023  /  Climate Talks, EMEA, International, Middle East, Voluntary  /  No Comments

The UAE's climate envoy on Wednesday shrugged off conflict-of-interest concerns about the nation appointing its state oil firm boss as head of upcoming COP UN climate negotiations, while warning that the global stocktake due at the meeting will likely show the planet off-track on global warming goals.

The UAE’s climate envoy on Wednesday shrugged off conflict-of-interest concerns about the nation appointing its state oil firm boss as head of upcoming COP UN climate negotiations, while warning that the global stocktake due at the meeting will likely show the planet off-track on global warming goals.

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