Ambassador In charge of the Climate Change Negotiations calls on Sanam Lyonpo

29 January, Thimphu: Her Excellency Ms. Brigitte Collins, the Ambassador In charge of the Climate Change Negotiations, Renewable Energy and Prevention of Climate Risk to Bhutan called on the Hon’ble Sanam Lyonpo, Yeshey Penjor.

Extending a warm welcome to Her Excellency, Lyonpo thanked the EU Commission and member countries for their commitment to the climate change needs of the least developed countries.

Her Excellency congratulated Bhutan for being a carbon-negative country. She talked on the EU targets to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050 for which it has outlined ‘Green Deal’, a roadmap with 50 actions for a climate and nature-friendly Europe.

Her Excellency was in the country from 28-30 January, during which she also met with the Hon’ble Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Tandi Dorji and the Hon’ble Secretary of National Environment Commission, Sonam P Wangdi.

-ICTD

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