Cop26, also known as the United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties, will start this Sunday in Glasgow and features numerous world leaders, experts and climate change activists who will converge on the SEC Centre to further discuss how to tackle the climate crisis.
The two-week conference, which has been delayed 12 months because of Covid-19, is being co-hosted by the UK and Italy with the Italian contingent expected to lead debates and push important topics.
This year’s meeting will mark six years since Cop21 in Paris where, significantly, every nation in the world agreed to new accords to stop climate change.
The importance of this year’s event is more prescient than ever as the entire planet has witnessed the devastation that climate change can have. Numerous world leaders will be amongst the 30,000 people expected to be in attendance in the Scottish city. Here is a full list of the confirmed politicians at the event: