Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid meets King Charles III on the sidelines of COP28 in Dubai.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, on Thursday met King Charles III of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland on the sidelines of the 28th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP28), which commenced on Thursday at Expo City Dubai.
The event, which brings together 180 heads of state and government from across the world, runs until December 12, 2023.
During the meeting, Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum welcomed King Charles III to the UAE and the ongoing COP 28.
Sheikh Mohammed commended King Charles III's significant contributions to global efforts to combat climate change.
The discussions at the meeting focused on strengthening international cooperation to reduce emissions, achieve climate neutrality, and promote sustainable practices that align with current global development priorities.
On Friday, King Charles is scheduled to deliver the opening speech at the World Climate Summit, being held as part of COP28.
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Sheikh Mohammed said on the “X” platform: “All the best to everyone in this humanitarian mission, and we renew our confidence in our national team by hosting and organizing this exceptional international event in the UAE.”
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This was done through a series of meetings attended by representatives of the Ministry of Interior, the National Centre of Meteorology and other relevant government agencies, NCEMA said today.
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