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Official signing ceremony of the Paris Climate Agreement

Official signing ceremony of the Paris Climate Agreement

Published on April 22, 2016
President Hollande will be in New York on Friday, April 22 for the official signing ceremony of the Paris Climate Agreement.

Program

Friday, April 22, 2016
8:30amOpening ceremony for the signing of the Paris Climate Agreement, jointly presided over by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, French President François Hollande, and Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary of the UNFCCC.
Speech by President Hollande.
 
9:50amSignature of the Paris Agreement by President Hollande, accompanied by Ségolène Royal, followed by the delegation leaders.
 
10:30amMeeting between President Hollande and African heads of state on forms of energy in Africa.
 
11:15amPress conference by Ban Ki-moon, President Hollande and COP21 president Ségolène Royal.
 
12:00pmMeeting with Bill Clinton, President of the Clinton Foundation.
 
12:45pmCeremony to bestow the insignia of the Legion of Honor on Ms. Figueres, Executive Secretary of the UNFCCC.
 
1:15pmWorking lunch on the action agenda, hosted by Global Compact.
 
3:30pmVisit to the company PeopleDoc and meeting with the heads of French start-ups in the U.S..
 

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