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UN Climate Change Conference UK 2021

Climate talks in the UK

From 1-12 November 2021, the eyes of the world will be on the UK as the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) takes place in Glasgow.

The climate talks will be the biggest international summit the UK has ever hosted, bringing together:

  • heads of state
  • climate experts
  • young people
  • civil society
  • trade unions
  • faith groups
  • indigenous peoples

Over two weeks, conference attendees will work to agree coordinated action to tackle climate change and protect the planet for future generations.

Working together for our planet

COP26 provides a focal point for collective action on climate change.

Find out more about some of the many projects related to climate change going on in the University and our wider community.

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