From the Podium / 25 Sep, 2019
United Kingdom, in partnership with Italy, to host COP 26 / CMP 16 / CMA 3

The Western European and Other States Group (WEOG), has endorsed the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, in partnership with Italy, to host the twenty sixth session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 26), the sixteenth session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (CMP 16) and the third session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Paris Agreement (CMA 3).

Ms. Claire Perry, former Minister of State for Energy and Clean Growth, has been nominated to serve as the President of COP 26.

COP 26 / CMP 16 / CMA 3 is scheduled to take place from 9 to 20 November 2020.