All you need to know about the 2023 United Nations Climate Change conference, held at Expo City Dubai in the UAE

World is 'running short on time' to stop climate change, Dr Al Jaber tells leaders at UN
UAE's Cop28 President-designate urges the international community to act with 'solidarity' and view funding as investments rather than costs
September 20, 2023, 7:46 PM
More than 250 organisations call for tripling renewable power capacity by 2030
The industry is 'ready, willing and able to step up', says chief executive of the Global Renewables Alliance
September 20, 2023, 12:02 PM
Health will be at the centre of Cop28 climate discussions, Dr Al Jaber says
Cop28 President-designate says the connection between health and climate change is clear
September 19, 2023, 2:30 AM
Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week to be held at Cop28
The event will address issues such as investing for inclusion and climate finance
September 18, 2023, 12:53 PM
US ambassador says Abu Dhabi relationship is 'anchor' in Middle East
Martina Strong speaks to The National about diplomacy, ambitions for the region and key allies building relations with China
September 18, 2023, 3:00 AM
UAE Foreign Minister urges nations to unite against climate change
Sheikh Abdullah looks ahead to Cop28 as UN General Assembly begins in New York
September 17, 2023, 6:59 PM
Rail and shipping trade link to benefit global economy, India envoy to UAE says
Ambassador to India says the Emirates will play a central role in transit network between India, Middle East and Europe announced at G20
September 16, 2023, 2:30 AM
Adia Lab to host its first symposium on climate change in Abu Dhabi in November
The conference, which will be held a few weeks before Cop28, will feature keynote speeches from leading global figures
September 15, 2023, 2:30 PM
Cop28 will show world how to move from promises to action on climate, says expert
Nickolay Mladenov, director general of the Anwar Gargash Diplomatic Academy, anticipates valuable partnerships at global conference under UAE presidency
September 15, 2023, 9:13 AM
AI is the gateway to quantum leap for energy technology
Artificial Intelligence has ‘really fundamental role to play in the energy transition’
September 14, 2023, 6:00 AM
Current clean energy efforts fall short of climate goals, report says
Energy transition moving quicker than expected but needs to 'move faster still', International Energy Agency's Fatih Birol says
Road to Net Zero
September 14, 2023, 5:00 AM
Cop28 presidency says UN climate warning is 'important reminder'
Report saying world is off track to slow global warming will underpin 'global stocktake' in Dubai
September 12, 2023, 5:49 PM
A quarter of Sharjah's private schools and nurseries to go green by 2024
Education authority says move is to reflect the country's commitment to sustainability ahead of hosting Cop28 this November
September 12, 2023, 2:42 PM
New Centre for Climate Diplomacy to serve as a regional hub to inspire climate action
The Anwar Gargash Diplomatic Academy launches initiative to conduct world class research that will help guide UAE policy
September 11, 2023, 4:21 PM
UAE announces initiative to boost AI and blockchain in green finance
Advanced solutions that support development of sustainable standards can foster investor confidence, says Dr Sultan Al Jaber
September 11, 2023, 10:28 AM
Mariam Al Mheiri vows UAE will stand by African nations in climate action battle
Minister of Climate Change and Environment makes call with just 81 days left before UN conference
September 11, 2023, 2:30 AM
Key UN report says world is not on track in climate battle
Verdict in report will shape discussions on 'global stocktake' at Cop28 in the UAE
September 08, 2023, 2:00 PM
Lloyd's of London boss looks forward to private sector input at Cop28
John Neal expects global climate summit to include 'private sector-valuable discussions'
September 07, 2023, 2:40 PM
UAE to host business leaders and philanthropists at Cop28 forum
Event aims to advance net-zero progress and nature-positive goals
September 07, 2023, 10:16 AM
Religious leaders to take part in Abu Dhabi summit on road to Cop28
Key meeting will highlight role faith communities can play in protecting the planet
September 06, 2023, 6:44 PM