Buhari leaves for COP-15 conference in Abidjan

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From Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari will join other world leaders to attend the 15th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP15) of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), taking place in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, from 9 to 20 May 2022, the Presidency has said.

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The COP15 theme, ‘Land. Life. Legacy: From scarcity to prosperity”, is a call to action to ensure land, the lifeline on the planet, continues to benefit present and future generations.

According to a statement by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, the conference is on the future of land, regarding desertification, drought, degradation, rights, restoration and implications for national and world economies.

Buhari, the Presidency said, will participate in a Summit of Head of States and Government, May 9th-10th, 2022, joined world leaders at Sofitel Hotel, for the COP15.

The Presidency explained that to achieve the visionary objective of land restoration and balance, COP15 will bring together leaders from governments, the private sector, civil society and other key stakeholders from around the world to drive progress in the future of sustainable management of one of the most precious assets, land.

“The convention will explore links between land and other key development issues, which will be discussed during the high-level segment, including a Heads of States Summit, high-level roundtables and interactive dialogue sessions.

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“COP 15 is a key moment in the fight against desertification, land degradation and drought. Accordingly, it will build on the findings of the second edition of the Global Land Outlook and offer a concrete response to the interconnected challenges of land degradation, climate change and biodiversity loss as the world steps into the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration.

“Drought, land restoration, and related enablers such as land rights, gender equality and youth empowerment are among the top items on the Conference agenda.

“President Buhari, who is also the President of the Great Green Wall in Africa, will be accompanied on the trip by the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of Environment, Mohammed H. Abdullahi, Minister of Agriculture, Dr Mahmoud Mohammed and Minister of Water Resources, Engr Suleiman H. Adamu.

“Also, on the President’s team to Abidjan are the National Security Adviser, Maj. Gen. Mohammed Monguno, Director General, National Intelligence Agency, Ambassador Ahmed Rufai Abubakar and Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri- Erewa”, the statement said.

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