The 28th United Nations Climate Change Conference, known as COP28, takes place from 30 November - 12 December 2023 in Dubai, UAE. This event brings together global leaders, policymakers, and activists to discuss and implement strategies for combating climate change and promoting sustainable development. A delegation from Rwanda will attend the conference with a focused agenda and commitment to green growth.
Rwanda’s delegation to COP28 will advocate for more ambitious climate action, increased adaptation funding, and highlight the country as an ideal destination for green investments.
The delegation, comprising government, private sector, and civil society representatives, will push for making the loss and damage fund a reality and call for accelerated emissions cuts by major polluters to maintain the 1.5-degree goal under the Paris Agreement.
Key initiatives include launching the Rwanda Carbon Markets Framework, showcasing the Rwanda Green Taxonomy, and discussing the impacts of plastic production on our climate.
Rwanda Pavilion - Schedule of Events
The Rwanda Pavilion at COP28 will host more than 20 diverse events and engagements. From investor roundtables to showcasing a decade of impact by the Rwanda Green Fund, the pavilion is a dynamic space for sharing experiences and forging new partnerships.