US climate envoy John Kerry is traveling to China this week to discuss global climate ambition, according to a State Department statement on Tuesday.
Kerry will travel to Shanghai and Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday and Thursday to discuss raising global climate ambition ahead of President Joe Biden's virtual Leaders Summit of Climate on April 22-23.
It also comes ahead of 26th Conference of the Parties (COP26) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change later this year.
Kerry's trip will be the first by a Biden administration official to China.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.