RCC to host first ministerial conference on combating climate change in Southeast Europe
The event represents an integral part of the framework programme “Roadmap for Environmental Cooperation in South-Eastern Europe” and is jointly organized by the RCC and the Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe (REC).
The purpose of the Ministerial Conference is to agree upon modalities of environmental cooperation in SEE, to adopt the SEE Climate Change Framework Action Plan (CCFAP) and related Ministerial Statement, and to determine joint activities towards the UN Climate Change Conference – the 14th session of the Conference of the Parties, which is to be held in Poznań, Poland, in December 2008.
The Conference will be opened by the RCC Secretary General,
The environmental ministers from Albania, Serbia and The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, respectively, Lufter Xhuveli, Oliver Dulic and Nexhati Jakupi, and other high-level officials from SEE and European institutions will also participate in the event.
The Conference will be preceded by a preparatory meeting of SEE, RCC and REC environmental experts, which will take place at RCC premises in
The SEE CCFAP refers to
Journalists are invited to attend the opening of the Ministerial Conference on Friday, 14 November 2008, at