Media advisory – Minister Wilkinson to Make Several Announcements at COP15
From: Natural Resources Canada
MONTREAL — The Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Natural Resources, will participate and make several announcements at the COP15 UN Biodiversity Conference in Montreal.
Media availability to follow each event.
Date: Monday, December 12, 2022
Location: Canada Pavilion
Palais des congrès
1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle
Montreal, QC H2Z 1H5
Critical Minerals Commitment: 11:45 a.m. ET
Bonn Challenge Announcement: 12:30 p.m. ET
Weaving Indigenous Knowledge: 1:45 p.m. ET
Youth Participation in Natural Resources: 4:15 p.m. ET
Access to the venue:
- On-site participation in this event is for COP15-accredited media only.
- Media must be in possession of an accreditation badge to access the venue. Please allow time to obtain your badge.
- Information on how and where to obtain your badge is available via this link: Convention on Biological Diversity (cbd.int).
- Please note that masks are mandatory and that you will be required to take the COVID-19 rapid antigen test prior to entry.
- Media can find information on the COVID-19 protocols for COP15 here: Convention on Biological Diversity (cbd.int) (see Health, Safety and Security section).
Natural Resources Canada
Office of the Minister of Natural Resources