Within the framework of the British presidency in partnership with Italy of the United Nations Convention on Local weather Change COP26, the Embassies of the UK and Italy to the Holy See, along with the Holy See, will convene a gathering of spiritual leaders and scientists in Rome in autumn 2021 to construct momentum for COP26, which is scheduled to happen from 1 to 12 November 2021 in Glasgow.
The assembly will happen after the preparatory COP26 occasions in Milan: the world Convention devoted to younger individuals “Youth4Climate: Driving Ambition” and the Pre-COP26 (28 September to 2 October 2021).
The goals of the assembly will probably be for religion leaders to articulate our widespread responsibility to deal with local weather change, encouraging nationwide governments to boost their ambition concerning their Nationwide Decided Contributions to succeed in the Paris Settlement objectives; to indicate how the faiths are main the best way by greening their very own operations at central and native degree, and making new commitments; and to encourage the trustworthy to take motion to gradual world temperature rises. Religion leaders performed a key position creating the situations for the success of COP21 in 2015 and lots of of them have spoken out concerning the shared duty of individuals of religion to take care of the entire of creation.
In preparation for this occasion, the British and Italian Embassies, along with the Holy See, are convening a sequence of digital conferences. The primary one passed off on 4 February. The British and Italian Embassies requested Wilton Park, Govt Company of the Overseas, Commonwealth & Growth Workplace in London, to facilitate this preparatory course of.
The hashtags for this occasion is #Faiths4COP26
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