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.
|Friday, April 22, 2016|
|8:30am||Opening 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.
|9:50am||Signature of the Paris Agreement by President Hollande, accompanied by Ségolène Royal, followed by the delegation leaders. |
|10:30am||Meeting between President Hollande and African heads of state on forms of energy in Africa.|
|11:15am||Press conference by Ban Ki-moon, President Hollande and COP21 president Ségolène Royal.|
|12:00pm||Meeting with Bill Clinton, President of the Clinton Foundation. |
|12:45pm||Ceremony to bestow the insignia of the Legion of Honor on Ms. Figueres, Executive Secretary of the UNFCCC.|
|1:15pm||Working lunch on the action agenda, hosted by Global Compact.|
|3:30pm||Visit to the company PeopleDoc and meeting with the heads of French start-ups in the U.S..|