IEMA event at COP25

13th December 2019


The UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) secretariat was established in 1992 when countries adopted the UNFCCC. The secretariat organises and supports up to four negotiating sessions each year, the largest being the Conference of the Parties (COP), which is hosted in different locations around the globe.

COP25 is being held in Madrid, Spain, from 2-13 December 2019 under the presidency of the Chilean government and with logistical support from the Spanish government. The COP serves two main purposes:

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