DUBAI, UAE, December 11. Azerbaijan realizes the importance of collective efforts to combat climate change, Azerbaijani Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources Mukhtar Babayev said, Trend reports.
He spoke at the COP28 conference in Dubai (UAE).
"We extend our appreciation to the current Presidency for their guidance and support during COP28. We are committed to closely collaborating with the United Arab Emirates and Brazil, the host country for COP30, to ensure a seamless transition and continuity in our shared efforts. We recognize the importance of a coordinated global response to climate change, and through joint initiatives, we aim to amplify our impact and accelerate progress toward a sustainable future," he said.
Minister Babayev added that Azerbaijan is eager to host COP29 in 2024.
"Azerbaijan with its rich cultural heritage and dynamic energy, will be a fitting stage for the global community to come together once again to tackle the pressing issues of our time," the minister noted.