H.E. Dr. Sultan Al Jaber

His Excellency Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber

COP28 President, UAE Special Envoy for Climate Change, and Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology.

COP28 President, and UAE's Special Envoy for Climate Change, H.E. Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, plays a pivotal role in the comprehensive development of the UAE's commitment to addressing global environmental challenges and achieving sustainable development across key industrial sectors.

With the impacts of climate change weighing their toll on energy, food, and security, Dr. Al Jaber emerged as the leader of UAE's green economy initiative, reinforcing the leadership's vision.


COP 28 President Dr. Sultan Al Jaber: Inaugural Plenary Address

Delivering opening remarks as COP28 President, Dr. Sultan Al Jaber emphasized that COP28 is taking ambitious climate action to course correct, keep 1.5°C within reach, and leave no one behind.

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COP28 President Dr. Sultan Al Jaber: Inaugural Plenary Address
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Dr. Sultan’s vision, as the United Arab Emirate’s Special envoy for climate change, considers that a successful energy transition must be built on progress for the economy and the climate together. It must be based on scientific, economic, and engineering facts, appreciate the multiple dilemmas and challenging trade-offs, and accelerate the deployment of practical solutions.

“UAE is focused on practical solutions for climate change”

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