President Buhari participates in `One Planet Summit’ in Paris Tuesday


President Muhammadu Buhari is to participate alongside over 50 world leaders in the One Planet Summit in Paris, France, on Dec. 12.

President Buhari in Kano

The President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, made this known in a statement issued in Abuja on Sunday.

He said that the summit was jointly being organised by the United Nations, the World Bank Group, and the French Government in partnership with non-governmental organizations.

According to Adesina, the summit which is concerned about reversing the negative effects of climate change, like Bloomberg Philanthropies, holds at the eco-friendly La Seine Musicale, situated on the picturesque Seguin Island in western Paris.

The presidential media aide, who quoted organizers of the event, said the main focus of the summit, with the theme, “Climate Change Financing”, would be to innovatively pool public…

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