The UAE is participating in the preparatory meeting of the 10th Ministerial Meeting on Clean Energy and Innovation Forum in Chile
Saturday, February 02, 2019
The delegation of the United Arab Emirates, headed by HE Dr. Matar Al Neyadi, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Energy and Industry, has participated at the Preparatory Meeting of the 10th Ministerial Meeting of Clean Energy Forum and the Fourth Innovation task held in Santiago, Chile, from January 28 to 31, which was chaired by Canada and Chile, where it was announced the joining of both the Netherlands and Argentina at a meeting of the member states of the Forum; and also the accession of the World Bank to the international organizations participating in it.
The meeting reviewed the initiatives emanating from the forum and the innovation mission, of which the UAE participates in a number of them. The most important of these initiatives and innovation mission are the Nuclear Energy Innovation Initiative, the Carbon Capture and Use Initiative, the Long Term Energy Scenarios Initiative for Clean Energy Transitions, the Innovation Challenge for Clean Energy Materials, and the Challenge of Innovation in converting sunlight.
It is scheduled that Canada will be hosting the Clean Energy Ministerial Forum and the Innovation Mission.