Swedish Minister of Environment Karolina Skog and Swedish Ambassador to Cairo Jan Thesleff participated in the UN Biodiversity Conference، which opened Tuesday in Sharm El Sheikh in Sharm El Sheikh under the auspices of president Abd Al Fattah Al Sisi. A large number of countries around the world participated in the conference.
The Swedish Embassy said in a statement that the Biodiversity Conference focuses on the importance of halting biodiversity loss and protecting ecosystems that support food، water، and health security for billions of people.
The activities of the Conference in Sharm El Sheikh was launched yesterday، Tuesday، and continues until 29 November، with the participation of 196 countries under the auspices of President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi.
Prime Minister Madbouly is due to chair the High-Level Ministerial Meeting on 14-15 November to discuss policies and strategic directions on Africa's biodiversity priorities and focus on the restoration of ecosystems to address land degradation، changing climate، migration، and biodiversity.