Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has mentioned that the ‘Local weather Weak Discussion board (CVF)’ has emerged as a reputable voice for the nations most affected by the hostile results of local weather change throughout Bangladesh’s presidency.
He made the remarks in a digital speech on the handover ceremony of the CVF president from Bangladesh to Ghana from the Prime Minister’s official residence Ganobhaban on Wednesday night (Could 25). Information bass.
“I hope that this can proceed to place stress on the developed nations to stay as much as their commitments below the Paris Settlement,” he mentioned. The CVF now has a major presence within the worldwide local weather. It has emerged as a reputable voice for the nations most affected by the consequences of local weather change. Proof of that is the rise within the membership of CVF below the presidency of Bangladesh.
Sheikh Hasina additional mentioned, “I consider that crucial duty of our presidency shall be to remodel dangerous points from local weather vulnerability to resilience and prosperity.” In Bangladesh, we’re creating our ‘Mujib Local weather Prosperity Plan’. We consider this might present a course for different dangerous nations in their very own context.
Noting that 1.5 billion folks in CVF member nations are dealing with a local weather emergency, he mentioned that regardless of the continuing geopolitical tensions, we can’t enable the world to be distracted from the perceived local weather disaster. Developed nations have to stay as much as their commitments below the Paris Settlement on finance and expertise. Led by Ghana, we are going to proceed to push for the calls for that haven’t been met with the CVF’s trademark ethical power and rational recommendation.
The Prime Minister additional mentioned that Bangladesh could be very joyful handy over the CVF Presidency to Ghana. I thank President Nana Akufo-Ado for his sort presence on this event. I want the Ghanaian presidency total success.
Mentioning that Bangladesh has taken over the presidency of CVF for the second time in 2020, Sheikh Hasina mentioned, “We’ve been capable of conduct the work of the discussion board even within the midst of Kovid-19 epidemic.” We really feel relieved that we have now achieved a lot greater than most of our function. From the start, our Presidency Cop 28 centered on the outcomes.
“Regardless of the epidemic, we have now drawn the world’s consideration to the local weather disaster and launched the Midnight Survival Deadline for nations to extend their local weather ambitions,” he mentioned. We’ve requested them to submit their NDC by thirty first December. About 70 nations have responded to our name. We’ve additionally created the CVF-V-20 Joint Multi-Donor Fund to help members in local weather change initiatives. Bangladesh and the Marshall Islands have offered seed cash.
He mentioned they hosted the Local weather Vulnerables Finance Summit in 2021, which pushed for a supply plan for অর্থ 100 billion in local weather finance over the following 5 years. “We in Glasgow have realized that the Dhaka-Glasgow Declaration is in truth a abstract of the CVF’s core calls for and commitments,” he mentioned.
The Prime Minister additional mentioned that we have now reiterated our name on the excessive emitting nations to maintain their promise of 1.5 diploma Celsius (extreme emissions) and enhance their annual local weather ambitions. We’re dedicated to elevated adaptation financing and to the worldwide dialogue on loss and injury. ” He mentioned that they’re happy with the work of 5 thematic ambassadors of CVF in Bangladesh.
“We’ve excessive expectations from the mandate-holders for local weather change and human rights,” he mentioned. We’ll preserve our progress on displacement and migration on account of local weather change. The CVF-V20 parliamentary group has an essential function to play in shaping public opinion for local weather motion.
Sheikh Hasina additional mentioned, “I’m assured that the CVF management will stay robust below President Akufo-Ador and as a member of the Troika, Bangladesh will proceed to offer all essential help to Ghana.”
The Prime Minister recalled his private involvement with the late Kofi Annan, former Secretary-Basic of the United Nations, and mentioned, “I’m positive he would have been joyful to see this connection between Bangladesh and Ghana via the CVF.”
“We’re extraordinarily grateful to the CVF and the GCA Secretariat for his or her tireless work in the course of the presidency,” he mentioned. We acknowledge the belief positioned in us by the Troika members, Ethiopia and the Marshall Islands. We’re indebted to the COP-27 Presidency for offering sufficient area to the CVF.
The Prime Minister additionally lauded the function of his cupboard colleagues and their respective ministries and mentioned, “I acknowledge the assist given by a few of our MPs and educational consultants.” I additionally particularly thank my CVF Particular Envoy for the profitable completion of the work.
On the event, the Prime Minister formally handed over the chairmanship of CVF from Bangladesh to Ghana. Ghana President Nana Akufo-Addo, Bangladesh Overseas Minister. AK Abdul Momen, Minister of Forests, Atmosphere and Local weather Change. Shahab Uddin, Ghanaian Overseas Minister Shirley Ayorko Bochway, International Fee on Adoption Ban Ki-moon additionally spoke on the event.
Saima Wazed, CVF’s Thematic Ambassador and Chairperson of Bangladesh’s Nationwide Advisory Committee for Autism and Neurodevelopment Problems, delivered a video message on the event.
Prime Minister’s Particular Envoy for CVF Priorities Abul Kalam Azad introduced the CVF Presidency Report by way of PowerPoint.
Documentaries of some essential actions in the course of the two-year tenure of CVF Bangladesh had been proven on the time.