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COP28 Side Event: Stop Arctic meltdown – a Call for Rapid Action by Shipping to Slow Arctic Melting

Expo City Dubai Al Wasl Avenue, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

This COP28 event will provide an overview of the environmental and health impacts of black carbon on the Arctic. It will include perspectives from communities dependent on the Arctic’s resources for their culture and livelihoods. It will focus on the increasing emissions from the shipping sector and take a look at options for urgent action to reduce black carbon emissions to contribute to slowing down Arctic melting.