Friends of COP

The “Friends of COP”, bring expertise from countries across six continents, including France, Barbados, Chad, Australia, India and Peru. They will advise the UK Government and inspire action from their sectors ahead of the conference. 

A photograph of Hindou Oumarou

Ms Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim

Association for Indigenous Women and Peoples of Chad (AFPAT) Coordinator

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Mayor Eric Garcetti

Mayor of Los Angeles; Chair of the C40 Cities

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Mr Justin Adams

Co-Director, Nature Based Solutions, World Economic Forum and Executive Director, Tropical Forest Alliance

A photograph of Corinne Le Quere

Professor Corinne Le Quéré FRS CBE

Royal Society Research Professor of Climate Change Science at the University of East Anglia

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Sir Graham Wynne

Senior Fellow with the World Resources Institute

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Mr James Cameron

Chairman of the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) and Senior Advisor to Pollination and SYSTEMIQ