Saudi Arabia to host MENA climate week in 2023: Energy minister

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Saudi energy minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman said on Saturday the kingdom would host the Middle East and North Africa climate week in 2023.

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“We have been talking with UNFCCC secretariat and we will be hosting in 2023 the MENA climate week,” the prince said at a panel at the Saudi Green Initiative event taking place on the sidelines of the COP27 climate conference in Egypt.

The minister also said Saudi Arabia was working on establishing a regional center to advance emission reductions.

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