UNFCCC COP 19 President Designated

UNFCCC6 May 2013: The Eastern European Group has designated Marcin Korolec, Minister of Environment, Poland, as the President-Designate for the 19th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 19) to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the 9th session of the Conference of the Parties serving as the meeting of the Parties to the Kyoto Protocol (COP/MOP 9), which will be held from 11-22 November 2013, in Warsaw, Poland.  

Korolec has previously served as the under-secretary of State at the Ministry of Economy in Poland and has extensively worked in the process of accession and membership of Poland to the EU. [UNFCCC Website]