Climate - World Summit on Climate and Territories (Lyon, July 1 to 2, 2015) [fr]
Laurent Fabius, COP21 President, will travel to Lyon on july 2 to participate in the World Summit on Climate and Territories.
During the summit, he will reaffirm the crucial role of territories in the fight against climate disruption, thanks to their concrete actions.
This summit, which will be opened today by Annick Girardin, Minister of State for Development and Francophonie, will bring together more than 800 representatives of local and regional authorities and civil society. The commitments and proposals of regional stakeholders will facilitate - within the framework of the agenda of solutions endorsed by Laurent Fabius - the conclusion of an ambitious agreement in Paris in December 2015.