Explore the insights of former French ambassador Pierre Henri Guignard as he shares his perspective on climate action and his role in the MENA 20-50 Climate Action Committee. In this interview conducted by Maria Maalouf, delve into the significance of the COP 21 conference and the Paris Agreement in the global fight against climate change. Guignard underscores the urgency of implementation and adaptation measures, highlighting the vital role of cooperation and the region's vulnerability to extreme weather events in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). He also discusses the collaborative efforts between the United States and China on climate issues, the United Arab Emirates' hosting of COP 28, and the impactful initiatives such as Masdar in Abu Dhabi.
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