Environment Minister to participate in COP27 in Egypt

Cyprus’ Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Environment, Costas Kadis will participate in the 27th Conference of the Parties of the UNFCCC (COP27) in Sharm El-Sheikh, in Egypt, it was announced on Saturday.


The Minister will travel to Egypt on Sunday, ahead of the event which is set to take place in Sharm El-Sheikh, next week.


Kadis, a ministry press release said, will be escorting Cyprus’ President Nicos Anastasiades, who, on the sidelines of the Conference, will participate in the special event organised by the Republic of Cyprus in cooperation with the Arab Republic of Egypt, where the results of the Initiative of the Republic of Cyprus to manage Climate Change in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East will be presented.


On the sidelines of the Conference, Kadis will hold bilateral meetings with counterparts of his from other countries while he will also sign two memoranda of cooperation on environmental issues between Cyprus and Ukraine and Cyprus and Armenia.


Source: Cyprus News Agency