UN Conference of Parties 27

COP 26 Mural

UUA / UUSC Priorities for the UN Climate Summit: Conference of Parties 27

The 27th Conference of Parties (COP) will be held from 6-18 November 2022.  Egypt will host nearly 200 countries and their representatives to further the goals of the of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, (UNFCCC).

The Unitarian Universalist of Association of Congregrations is authorized to send observers from civil society to COP 27 through the UU Service Committee and UUA at the UN Office and will elevate these priorities (still being refined):

1.  Dedicate funding for Loss and Damages
2.  Fulfill the US Fair Share of the Green Climate Fund
3.  Achieve Ambitious Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) consistent with the goal of preventing warming that exceeds 1.5 degrees Celsius

UUMFE is hosted Daily Zoom Discussions & More – RSVP HERE for Zoom Link

As we open each discussion, we will join the global voices of faith in Prayers for the Planet, by invitation of the Interfaith Liaison Committee of the UNFCCC.

Wed 2 Nov 8 pm ET
COP 27 Overview and UUA Priorities
“Think Globally Act Locally” is Strengthen Local Climate Commitments (SLCC) Goal #5

Thur 3 Nov 7 pm ET Orientation on how to Navigate COP 27 Resources
-How to join Live & On Demand Events
-How to find the Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB) Daily Summaries from COP 27
-Discuss COP-Specific Terms & Agenda

Sun 6 Nov 9:30 am Interfaith Gathering at COP 27 Live Stream
Tue 8 Nov  4 pm ET
Daily Check-In
Wed 9 Nov 1 pm ET Dialog Day
Topics:  World Leader Comments, Climate Finance & Open Dialog

Thur 10 Nov 4 pm ET Daily Check-In
Fri 11 Nov 4 pm ET Daily Check-In
Sat 12 Nov 1 pm ET Dialog Day
Topics:  Finance, Science, Youth and Future Generations, Decarbonization Day & Open Dialog

Mon 14 Nov 12 noon ET Action Hour with UUSJ
Mon 14 Nov
 4 pm ET Daily Check-In
Tue 15 Nov 4 pm ET Daily Check-In
Wed 16 Nov 1 pm ET Dialog Day
Topics:  Adaptation and Agriculture, Gender, Water, Ace and Civil Society Day, Energy Day & Open Dialog

Thur 17 Nov 4 pm ET Daily Check-In
Fri 18 Nov 1 pm ET Dialog Day
Topics:  Biodiversity & Solutions Day, What’s left on the Negotiation Table? & Open Dialog

Sat 19 Nov 4 pm ET Daily Check-In
Tue 22 Nov 4 pm ET Daily Check-In
Wed 7 Dec 8 pm ET (SLCC National Monthly Collaboration Call)
COP 27 What Happened? & UU Priorities

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