UN Goodwill Ambassador Viacheslav Fetisov and the U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry discussed the importance of bringing climate and nature issues together.
Within the Business Program of the Congress there will be a theme-based section under the auspices of the United Nations Environment Program Finance Initiative (UNEP FI).
Viacheslav Fetisov had a business meeting with an official representative of the United Arab Emirates
UN Goodwill Ambassador Viacheslav Fetisov and Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to the Russian Federation His Excellency Omar Saif Saeed Ghobash discussed opportunities for cooperation in preparation for the Congress.
COP President Designate the Rt. Hon. Alok Sharma MP noted the leading role of Congress organizers in mobilising finance in Russia in support of climate goals and said that the British Embassy will work to ensure senior UK participation in the event.