Date: December 3, 2015
An event highlighting Taiwan’s commitment to combating climate change and its adverse
effects will commence Dec. 4 at Grand Palais in Paris, according to organizer ROC Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The show, staged jointly by MOFA and Hsinchu County-based Industrial Technology Research Institute, comprises an exhibition showcasing the nation’s efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and address related environmental concerns, as well as a diverse array of interactive activities designed to enhance eco-awareness among attendees.
Targeting representatives from more than 190 nations gathering in Paris Nov. 30 to Dec. 11 for the 21st Conference of the Parties to the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change, the event will underscore Taiwan’s steadfast support for the international body’s goals.
“Although not a party to the UNFCCC, the ROC has been a strong proponent of green energy and sustainable development in the global community,” a MOFA official said. “The country remains a pioneer in applying state-of-the-art solutions to address environmental concerns.” [FULL STORY]