COP 28 UAE marks a critical juncture for global climate action, bringing peoples together at a pivotal moment in the fight against climate change. With an emphasis on inclusivity, transparency, pragmatism, and results, COP28 seeks to advance an ambitious agenda. Among the many organizations contributing to this monumental event, Linxon’s presence aimed to reinforce our unwavering dedication to sustainability and the imperative role it plays in achieving our corporate sustainability goals.
Linxon is excited to participate in COP 28, the 28th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). This global event is a pivotal moment in the fight against climate change and presents an opportunity for Linxon to reaffirm its unwavering commitment to sustainability and environmental stewardship.
COP 28, taking place in the UAE, marks a critical juncture for global climate action. With a focus on inclusivity, transparency, pragmatism, and achieving tangible results, this conference seeks to advance an ambitious agenda. It builds on the foundations laid by its predecessors, notably COP 21, which led to the historic Paris Agreement. The mission of COP 28 is to limit the global temperature increase to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels by 2100, a goal essential for mitigating the adverse effects of climate change.
Linxon’s presence at COP 28 underscores our commitment to building the infrastructure to power the world with carbon-free energy, by reducing resource depletion, pollution, and biodiversity damage.
We have set ambitious targets to halve CO2 emissions by 2030 and achieve net-zero emissions by 2050. We’re dedicated to incorporating cutting-edge technologies in our products, promoting a circular approach in our current EPC projects, and designing products for disassembly and reuse. Our focus extends beyond mitigation; we recognize the importance of adaptation and loss and damage funding, ensuring that lives and livelihoods are protected.
Our local MEA team was eager to attend COP 28, viewing it as a remarkable opportunity to engage in vital discussions, share innovative ideas, and represent Linxon on the global stage.
We are committed to contributing our unique perspective and working collaboratively with other stakeholders to address the pressing climate challenges of our time.
“COP 28 is not just a global event; it’s a collective responsibility to combat climate change. Linxon is fully engaged in this mission, tirelessly working to meet and exceed our sustainability goals. As the world unites to address the challenges of climate change, Linxon stands shoulder to shoulder with our global partners, driving the transition towards a greener, more sustainable future. Together, we can make COP 28 a catalyst for transformative change and a steppingstone to a better world for generations to come”, said Nicole Olsman, Chief Legal Officer and Head of Sustainability at Linxon.
About COP 28
COP 28 is a milestone event in the global fight against climate change, bringing nations from around the world together at a critical juncture when transformative climate action is imperative. With a strong focus on inclusivity, transparency, pragmatism, and results, COP 28 aspires to build on the foundations laid by its predecessors, notably COP 21, which led to the Paris Agreement. At the heart of COP 28’s significance is its mission to limit the global temperature increase to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels by 2100, a goal essential to mitigating the adverse effects of climate change. As the world grapples with the consequences of the hottest summer on record and the daily impacts of climate change, COP 28 emerges as a beacon of hope, offering a pivotal opportunity to unite nations, accelerate decarbonization, and secure a sustainable future for all. Linxon’s involvement in this critical event underscores our commitment to environmental stewardship and the imperative role we play in advancing global sustainability goals.