COP 25

COP 25 - The 25th Conference of Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP 25) is currently being held in Madrid until 13th December. His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco led the Monegasque delegation, accompanied by Marie-Pierre Gramaglia, Minister of Public Works, the Environment and Urban Development, and teams from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Monaco’s Embassy in Madrid.H.S.H. Prince Albert II has taken part in the COP 25 Roundtable for Heads of State on “National plans to increase ambition by 2020”, during which he presented structural measures to reduce greenhouse gases, such as the policy on zero single-use plastic waste by 2030 and the ban on fuel oil to be introduced in 2022.

Throughout the conference, the Monegasque delegation will contribute to work on adopting the various guidelines, arrangements and procedures that will enable full implementation of the Paris Agreement, stressing the urgent need to increase our ambition on climate issues and the importance of the science.

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Evening Update Friday 24 January 2020

It’s been another day of industrial action across France today in protest at the government’s proposed pension reforms... Evening Update Friday 24 January 2020 Read More

24/01/2020

French and Riviera News.Friday January 24th 2020

Strike action-Public transport is being seriously affected today because of strike action in protest over the government’s pension reforms.... French and Riviera News.Friday January 24th 2020 Read More

24/01/2020

Evening Update Thursday 23 January 2020

Protesting lawyers this morning blocked the entrance to the Prefecture in Nice and then blocked an access ramp to the motorway... Evening Update Thursday 23 January 2020 Read More

23/01/2020

Pension Reform and strikes

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23/01/2020

Nicoise Alizé Cornet knocked out of Australian Open

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23/01/2020