November 11, 2013
Responding to Climate Change (RTCC)
Philippines lead negotiator Yeb Sano has just addressed the opening session of the UN climate summit in Warsaw – calling for urgent action to prevent a repeat of the devastating storm that hit parts of his country at the weekend. A full transcript of his speech is below.
Mr. President, I have the honor to speak on behalf of the resilient people of the Republic of the Philippines.