As the UK prepares to host the climate summit in November, we discuss what it is and why the event is significant for businesses.
What is COP26?
COP26 is the climate change conference taking place at the Scottish Events Campus (SEC) in Glasgow from the 1-12 November 2021. Around 30,000 delegates representing more than 200 nations, businesses and NGOs are expected to arrive in the city over the course of the conference.
The conference of parties was established by the United Nations, and more than 200 countries gather to discuss and agree measures to combat the climate crisis.