Meeting with Minister Masagos Zulkifli at COP24

(Photo courtesy of the Ministry of Environment and Water Resources)

At the 24th Conference of Parties (COP24) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) held from 2 – 14 December 2018 in Katowice, Poland, ESI Research Fellow Ms Melissa Low, helped coordinate (with MEWR) and participated in a meeting between with Minister for the Environment and Water Resources Masagos Zulkifli and non-governmental representatives from Singapore. The group comprised of young people from Singapore and represented ESI, Singapore Youth for Climate Action, Red Cross Crescent Climate Centre, The Straits Times and the Young Reporters for the Environment.

Minister Masagos was joined by the Permanent Secretary of MEWR Mr Albert Chua and Chief Negotiator for Climate Change Mr Joseph Teo. During this meeting, Minister and the non-governmental representatives from Singapore discussed issues relating to Singapore’s climate change and zero waste policies.

(Posted on 20 December 2018)