Benin to host the 2017 Africa Carbon Forum

Benin has been selected to host the 9th Africa Carbon Forum, a continental meeting organised by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Secretariat in collaboration with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the World Bank, the African Development Bank (AfDB), Africa Low Emission Development Partnership and the International Emissions Trading Association (IETA).

The meeting will convene in Kigali from 28 to 30 June 2017 and will bring together over 600 climate change experts, carbon market players, policymakers and project developers from across Africa.