COP22 in Morocco: EU, UNDP & IFAD Pledge Financial Support

Rabat – The European Union, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) pledged, on Monday in Rabat, to provide financial support for the World climate Conference (COP22), scheduled for November in Marrakech.During a meeting, organized by the Ministry of Economy and Finance in cooperation with the COP22 steering committee, representatives of the EU, UNDP and IFAD pledged to provide financial aid to ensure the success of this global event.The EU will provide 2 million euros in support for the organization of COP22 and negotiations are underway to mobilize an additional 5 million, said the EU representative at the meeting. The UNDP will provide € 2 million, while the IFAD’s contribution will reach € 450,000.Representatives of technical and financial partners (UN, World Bank, EU, ADB, EIB, USAID, IDB, JICA, AECID, EBRD, CIB, KOICA, GIZ, etc ..) pledged to provide technical and financial support for the organization of COP22.With MAP read more