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UN cancels some meetings ahead of climate summit due to coronavirus

"This exceptional measure aims to contain the spread of Covid-19 and safeguard the health and safety of participants attending UNFCCC meetings in Bonn and elsewhere," Patricia Espinosa, executive secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), said in a statement.

[WASHINGTON] The United Nations (UN) has cancelled some meetings in Bonn, Germany, and elsewhere planned in the run-up to a crucial UN climate summit to be held in Glasgow, Scotland, in November due to the coronavirus outbreak, an official said on Friday.

"This exceptional measure aims to...

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