- Posted on December 5th, 2023
Group of Friends of Culture-Based Climate Action to launch at COP28
An exciting update on the Global Call to Action campaign
About the Group of Friends
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Brazil have announced the launch of the Group of Friends of Culture-Based Climate Action at the UNFCCC, an international coalition of UN Member States aimed at building political momentum for the recognition of culture as a uniquely powerful force in climate change policy.
Watch the launch online
The Group of Friends of Culture-based Climate Action will be launched at a High Level Ministerial Dialogue scheduled for 8 December which will be live streamed at 12.00pm (GST) / 8am (UK). Watch here and be a part of this historic step towards putting culture at the heart of climate action.
Co-chaired by Ministers of Culture Salem bin Khalid Al Qassimi (UAE), and Margareth Menezes, (Brazil), this timely event will host over 20 Ministers from all regions of the world, committed to placing culture as a critical vector of climate action and aligned to the Global Call to Action.
This campaign is part of an initiative funded by the UAE Ministry of Culture in partnership with the ALIPH Foundation.
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