Africa / Climate Change

14th AU summit nominates Ethiopian PM to represent Africa in climate change fora

The 14th Summit of the African Union (AU) heads of state and government here has unanimously nominated Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi to again represent Africa in international fora in future global climate conferences.

The AU Summit, which ended here Tuesday, commended the same leading role played by Meles on behalf of the continent at the Copenhagen Climate Change Conference in december last year which witnessed tough negotiations involving many stakeholders.

Meles presented a report on the negotiations and outcome of the Copenhagen Climate Change Conference to the AU Summit on Monday and the African leaders expressed their appreciation to Meles for his outstanding contribution to maintain and further the benefits and interests of Africa.

Read more (Brunei News, Brunei Headlines from Brunei fm)

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