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Advisory note for the opening ceremony of the High Level Segment

Fast Facts about COP14

  • India is hosting COP14. The United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) is organizing it.
  • The UNCCD Conference of the Parties is held every two years. COP13 was held in Ordos, China.
  • The Convention has 197 Parties, which includes one regional group, the European Union.
  • About 6,000 delegates, including ministers, are expected to attend.
  • The Committee on Science and Technology, which advices governments, will participate in the first week of the COP.



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