China to host global climate conference in NovemberOctober 28th, 2008 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 28 (Xinhua) China in collaboration with the UN will organise a two-day global conference on climate change here in November, officials said Tuesday.Around 100 countries and international non-government organisations will participate in the high-level conference Nov 7-8, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) said.
The conference will discuss current developments in eco-friendly technologies as well as transfer of such technologies globally, a senior official of the NDRC Gao Guangsheng said at a press conference.
The meeting will co-host by China and the UN, he said.
China would put forward its plans on the establishment of a mechanism to promote international technology transfer at the conference, he said.